Category: Sickness

The Most Dramatic Flu Shot Ever, and Why Older Kid Tantrums are the Absolute Worst

Just when you think you’ve moved into a comfortable stage of life when no one is likely to start shrieking in the mall or make a sudden pee-puddle on the floor of the grocery store, a whopping dose of parental embarrassment will smack you… Continue Reading “The Most Dramatic Flu Shot Ever, and Why Older Kid Tantrums are the Absolute Worst”

"If your kids get a stomach virus, YOU will get a stomach virus."

Remember back in early February when our family experienced 10 vicious days of viral grossness? Well, apparently that wasn’t our only kick at the can (i.e. toilet) for the year. Probably because the flu shot isn’t very damn effective this year?! We just finished ANOTHER… Continue Reading “"If your kids get a stomach virus, YOU will get a stomach virus."”

“If your kids get a stomach virus, YOU will get a stomach virus.”

Remember back in early February when our family experienced 10 vicious days of viral grossness? Well, apparently that wasn’t our only kick at the can (i.e. toilet) for the year. Probably because the flu shot isn’t very damn effective this year?! We just finished ANOTHER… Continue Reading ““If your kids get a stomach virus, YOU will get a stomach virus.””

The unexpected absense

Well, hello. It’s been a while, hasn’t it? If you follow me on Instagram or Twitter (@HFXHeather for both), you probably saw that I had a great excuse for letting the blog slide …  One of the many dreary, grainy iPhone photos I took… Continue Reading “The unexpected absense”

Attack of the 10-day virus

I’m afraid to type that I’m better now, for fear that it will … *looks over shoulder* … come back for me. But I have to tell you about the last 10 days* … *This post is totally not sponsored by Imodium, but they are welcome to send… Continue Reading “Attack of the 10-day virus”