Outtakes from recovery

We have had a rough week, one ear infection for her, tonsillitis and fevers each for Daddy and I, I have learned a lot about myself and about parenting.

This sticker was a little ironic given the Doc gave it to her on diagnosing a chronic ear infection!

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It’s tough being ill with a tot, I have felt pretty pushed to my limits this week after a few nights of very little sleep and a few days of shivering, running hot and cold. We’re almost out the other side today and so we took a trip into town. Would I have made that trip if I didn’t have a toddler that had been stuck in all week? Probably not, you find reserves you didn’t know you had, when your child asks to see the dinosaurs (at our local museum!) you go to see those dinos!

There was an opportunity for some dressing up too!

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I’m loving Mamageek’s Outtakes linky, y’know, it doesn’t matter how blurry I always love to see a photo of Joss smiling, and now I have a reason to share this!  My smiley fairy princess spinning inside a tent hence the poor shot!

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Any tips on getting through an illness with a tot would be much appreciated, I’ll mentally ‘pin’ them for next time!

2 thoughts on “Outtakes from recovery

  1. It’s really hard when they are ill isn’t it. I tend not to stress about routine and just give lots of cuddles, usually in front of the tv. I hope she feels better soon.

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