Monday, December 22, 2008

Mommy report: Kick the sick!

Well, we're on day 12 of this crazy cough, cold, icky stuff. Braska's first cold, and it's lasting this long? I think there's more to the story. Since she developed a rash yesterday to go along with the rest of the stuff, I took her in to the pediatrician today, and the verdict is a sinus infection to start with. Then the rash is a strep rash, but the strep test came back negative. Many of you know that sometimes these goofy kids of ours can trick the strep tests and carry it to others without actually showing all the signs, like fever, themselves. So we're treating for sinus infection and strep, and hopefully this will prove to begin the end of this. I'm hoping that her getting better will mean I can finally start to get over my side of things too.

So we'll be hanging out for another couple of days and hoping that by the time we need to head down to my parents on Wednesday we will all be well down the path toward being all better.

Merry Christmas!


  1. Sorry you feel so icky Braska! Hoping you get better soon.

  2. poor baby girl (and mommy too) hope you guys get this kicked for christmas!

  3. What is a strep rash? Never heard of it! Fill me in, please. What does it look like? Where is it? Educate me, please :o)

  4. Hope the meds work quickly. Do you need some then too?

  5. Man I'm so sorry you guys have been sick for so long. Prayers coming your way for fast recoveries.

    Merry Christmas!!!!


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