Because motherhood will never be a perfect science


on February 4, 2013

Hey! Just got word that for some reason my last blog post isn’t accessible! Thank you to ramblingsfromamum for letting me know! So I’m going to try it again…bare with me since I haven’t had coffee yet!

Here we gooo…….

I hate this time of year, when cold and flu season is upon us. No matter how much you try to safeguard your children with healthy foods and vitamins, dressing as warm as possible and making sure they wash their hands. It is almost inevitable that they will pick up some kind of bug before winter is over. But when they do, you try your best to comfort them and ease their misery.

When Baby girl wakes up at 3am coughing and comes into my room for hugs, I make room on the bed; make sure tissues are within reach and rub her down with vapor rub or one of my mother’s famous concoctions that promises to cure whatever ails you.

As you sleep with one ear and one eye open all night to make sure they’re breathing alright and rub their back as they gulp in a congested breath; you think to yourself; please let them get better soon and…

I better stock up on my vitamin C!


3 responses to “THIS TIME OF YEAR…Again!!!

  1. You are welcome honey – just don’t do as I did and administer Eucalyptus oil in the dead of night to her, instead of cough medicine! 😦 xxx Having sick little ones is heart breaking, for we can only comfort and give the medicine. We just want to take their pain from

  2. st sahm says:

    Our humidifyer has been running full steam as well. Hope healing is around the corner for your family!

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