Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Boo to the Flu

So I'm home yet again for another sick day. Luckily, I think I'm finally on the upswing. I've been experiencing the joys of the flu since Friday afternoon and am starting to get a little bit of cabin fever.

Here's what I've been doing with myself when I wasn't sniffling, sneezing, coughing or blowing my nose:

sleeping. I think I'm officially caught up.

reading. Ive finished books 3 & 4 of the Sookie Stackhouse series, started book 5 and read about 5 magazines from my pile.

watching tv and hulu. I'm all caught up with my tivo'd shows and have discovered Modern Family, which is quite funny.

internet surfing. I'm caught up on all my blog reading and have discovered quite a few more to read. I've also been doing lots of virtual window shopping. Too bad I have no money to spend, especially since I've been missing work. Here's a few of my discoveries:

knitting I finally had the energy to knit a bit yesterday. Plus it helped that I no longer needed to blow my nose every five seconds, just every couple of minutes instead. I'm about 1/4 of the way done with my second fingerless mitten.

I'm hoping today is my last day home. I'm also hoping I have enough energy to maybe scrapbook a little this afternoon. I had originally planned to spend most of Sunday scrapping, since I haven't done it in weeks. So much for that plan. I have a new Studio Calico kit begging to be opened and played with, not to mention some DT deadlines looming.

Cross your fingers that I will be back to work and normal health again tomorrow.


judean October 21, 2009 at 11:37 AM  

well, at least you've been internet-productive! So that way, when you feel up to scrapping, you won't be distracted by all things www :)
Feel better soon!

Andrea October 21, 2009 at 3:00 PM  

Fun linky loos. Fingers crossed that you'll be back with the living tomorrow! I can't wait to see your scrappy fun!

metrochic October 21, 2009 at 9:43 PM  

i love the creative place on etsy! i don't remember how i found it, tho. bits of paper that make me happy. i wanna order from her!

feel better!!!

Michelle October 22, 2009 at 12:15 PM  

I too love Modern really is quite funny! I like all your knitting ideas, especially the button sweater...very cute! I have my fingers crossed that you are feeling better and back to work!

Bekka October 22, 2009 at 7:15 PM  

Keep feeling better!

Zorina October 24, 2009 at 10:16 AM  

Hi Erin,Hope you are feeling better and better each day.

Larajc October 25, 2009 at 7:46 PM  

hope you are feeling better now! Get lots of rest so you do not relapse.

rachaelwood October 26, 2009 at 5:49 AM  

hope you are feeling 100% by today! Missing work and not getting paid sucks. So does constant nose-blowing!

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