Archive for October, 2009

Princess Claire

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

We went out and covered a few blocks. Claire had fun and got lots of comments about how cute she is. She was a little shy about saying “trick-or-treat” at first but soon got the hang of it. People were very generous! She became obsessed with a giant spider decoration. We had to walk back […]

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Happy Halloween

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

I ended up carving a pumpkin after all. Claire named it Wendy because it is winking — Winkie Wendy. Claire is doing much, much better. Her fever broke yesterday. She’s still tired and has a cough, but she is well enough to say she wants to go trick-or-treating, even though I suspect she really doesn’t […]

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Oink

Thursday, October 29th, 2009

Based on her symptoms, Claire’s doctor thinks she has H1N1 (swine) flu. Her temp at 12:30 p.m. was 103.6; an hour ago it was 102.5. I’m doing my job, being the Mommy bed. I hope Husband and I don’t get sick (at least not at once). We’d have gotten a flu shot if the damn […]

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