Trying to. The small bout of energy we both just had has gone now tho and we're back to feeling a bit sorry for ourselves. Nonetheless, lets try not to slip in to self pity and look back on what we've been up to while laptop-less.
And while that and more has been going on, where possible I've snatched a bit of hooky time:
Had our appointment at the surgery today - I think we actually saw the nurse practitioner rather than the doctor - but anyway- she thinks I actually had an abcess that has burst. Not entirely sure as it felt more like a slow splitting apart - like fabric does against the stitching when its stretch too much. Shes given me an antibiotic spray so I'm hoping that will make me feel much better in a day or so. I rarely pop pills but I confess I'm alternating the paracetmol and ibruphren likes its going out of fashion - whatever this ear thing is - its darned painful and the only thing I can hear really is my own pulse point beating. She checked out Rye too but his ears didn't look sore or his throat, so no infection. He has still said his ear hurts still - and as its the same side as mine, I am wondering if he's having sympathy pains? He's definitely had a fever and is not himself at all - so lots of sofa and duvet time today and watching Pingu. Hes barely eaten; but has drunk quite a bit and he did brighten up to help with this: