Archive for February, 2010

Hunger Makes the Best Sauce

Sunday, February 14th, 2010

So the common wisdom says. Apparently everything tastes good to the hungry palate. But when sick, it’s hard to know one is hungry, because smell and taste are linked so closely; even a growling stomach feels muffled to some extent. Tonight I was able to taste my dinner. It was lovely. I can mostly breathe, […]

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Bit By Bit

Saturday, February 13th, 2010

I’m slowly recovering. I went to bed at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, and with a few exceptions to get up and eat and check-in, have been unconscious for about 40 of the past 48 hours. I miss my family. I miss my routine. I’m out of sync. Claire misses me, and so does Hub. I […]

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February Blah

Friday, February 12th, 2010

Claire seems to be slowly getting better. We now do the alubterol breathing treatment every six hours instead of four, round the clock. She’s fighting them mightily, so she must be getting better! She coughs less and her breathing is clearer — no wheezing. Her eating is still off, and she’s way addicted to the […]

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