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What is it like to get Dengue Fever

Getting sick with dengue fever was one of the most horrible experiences I have ever encountered with. I am so happy it’s over. It made be more aware of damage that mosquitos can cause, and I been spraying  myself with the repellent day and night. 642 more words


Out Of Order

Apparently it was World Teacher’s Day the other day. Hooray for me! As much as I sometimes complain about being exhausted at the end of my days, or feel like pulling my hair out (or, alternatively, hanging the kids out of the window), I actually love what I do. 355 more words

The World Lied To Us

The world lied to us. Of this, I am sure.

I grew up believing a number of things that I have since learned are not always true. 677 more words


Penguins Will Save the Day

I don’t mind living alone – except when I’m sick. In 2015, I was sick on five separate occasions. And then this March, I battled a really bad flu, ending up with a ruptured eardrum. 300 more words

Personal Life


When you´re down with flu, fennel-apple soup seems like a great idea! Light, warming and healthy! Drizzled over with some pumpkin seeds!

Why I hate being sick as an Adult

This week I got sick. I have a throat and ear infection and it makes me a little bit hate life. My whole routine got thrown off and I had to take time off work. 1,072 more words


Conserve Energy

Seven A.M., house still quiet. Jacks called “mama” a few times. “just a minute Jack” I say. I need a few more minutes. It’s been a hell of a couple of weeks, my body. 375 more words