Over 40 mama — Adventures in poop, patience, and first-time parenthood

Parenting a sick kid: #1 in a series
January 8, 2009, 12:44 pm
Filed under: parenthood, sleep

The bug has been sick for the better part of the last 3 days.  Not the scary, run-to-the-hospital kind of sick, but just lots of phlegm and awful hacking cough.  Her spirits seem good, and she has no fever. But man, she is coughing – like a lot.  And not sleeping.  And this of course means WE are not sleeping.  Which might not be terrible when we were 23, but is killin me at 44.


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THIS is when we rue spending our 20’s out partying instead of popping out babies.

Comment by ed

Amen to this!!

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