What do you know about RSV? #RSVAwareness #MC

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I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting (#MC) for MedImmune. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Do you know anybody whose kids who have RSV?  I know a couple.  One of my husband's cousins had RSV (he was full term).  My cousin's child had it when he was 2 (yeah, they can get it that old and he ended up … [Read more...]

Men I Tell Ya

I swear men don't think.  Ever. Bill was getting some tools for our concrete project this weekend from his friend.  Since Will was sleeping on me, I asked him to get Will some Zyrtec.  (Earlier, in the week, I had Will into the doctor for a persistent cough that doesn't seem to go away.  She figured it was either a virus or allergies.  I had to wait till … [Read more...]

Potty Training and Sickness . . .Oh My!

We've had a fun last couple of days. Madison caught a nasty summer virus. What do I mean by nasty? Well, it causes fevers for up to 7 days and blisters in the back of your throat! At this point, she's complaining that it hurts when she swallows. She's had fevers up to 104 degrees already. She's been to her doctor, so we've ruled out strep throat. … [Read more...]

Update on Will & Madison

We went to the doctor this afternoon, and they aren't too sure what Will has either. All the tests that need to be run have been run. They think it is a virus. I have to keep monitoring him and call them back tomorrow. I think they will be more concerned if he still has a fever tomorrow. On a good note, Will is now 12 lbs 10 ounces (he was ten pounds … [Read more...]