Monday, May 22, 2017

Resting

Remember how I said I was resting and trying to fight off a cold?  I thought I had conquered it but on Saturday, I realized it had me in its grip.

Its not horrible over all, no fever, just a cough and ear stuffiness.  The cough isn't even too bad.   Its really just enough that I feel tired and in need of rest.

Sunday I stayed home from church - a rare occurrence - and relax.  Today will be more of the same.  I'm sleeping well at night which is helpful.

I must be much better by Wednesday, when I have dear friends coming for a visit.  They've recently moved back to our area after living out of state for several years.  We haven't seen them in just over a year, and since its just the ladies in the family coming, we're pretty excited for the day.

We have two family birthdays coming up - Nate and Rachel.  He'll be 28 on Wednesday, and then Rachel will be 18 on the 31st.  There is airsoft and a bonfire planned for this weekend.

I'm leaving you with some beauty to look at -




My light pink peonies are in bloom!


7 comments:

  1. Hope you're feeling better soon . . . just in time to enjoy all of the gatherings with family and friends!!

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  2. Love and prayers for you to be back to normal by Wednesday! Love your pretty pink flowers!

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  3. You take good care and feel better soon. I am praying that you'll be feeling ever so much better in plenty of time to receive your guests on Wednesday. The peonies are delicate and lovely.

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  4. Sounds like you know the rest & plenty of water routine... Hope you are feeling better for your guests and birthday celebrations! The peopnies are beautiful. Ours are just beginning to open - also very pale pink. I really, REALLY love them.

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  5. I am just getting over a cold, first one all winter and spring season! I found rest and more rest, plus lots of liquids was the key! Praying you feel better soon so as to enjoy your company, I was lucky my cold came two days after my company left! ~smile~
    Your Peonies are so lovely! I have tried growing them but not much luck!
    Blessings,
    Sue

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  6. Sorry you are not well. Rest is good and hopefully by Wednesday you'll be on top of it. Wonderful peonies!

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