ensconced …

Looking back on the week, I think it’s been a good one, despite*the current state of my well-being:

• Monday: I attended weekly quilt group meeting followed by my fave lunch at Nordstrom

• Tuesday: @ home day, tackling and completing my least fave activity: tallying monthly expenses…

• Wednesday: a hint of spring in the air and the invitation to take a longer than usual walk. My walking companion: more of  Anne Patchett’s Dutch House. I am so enjoying this book; Tom Hanks’ narration is perfect!  Wednesday evening I started feeling punk…

• Thursday: I missed joining my stitching group, opting to stay home and take care of me. Wise move…which brings me to today …

• *Friday/Today:  I’m sitting in bed, surrounded by books, journals, planner, a magazine and my iToys, er uh, tools. Not too far away, a glass of water, my tea mug with tea half cooled; issues and a packet of DayQuil/NightQuil acetaminophen capsules. Yucky! Yep, I have been stopped in my tracks – I have a cold! Despite both flu and pneumonia vaccines. I tell myself “this too shall pass” and I certainly hope such is the case, soon! Of course, against the backdrop of novel COVID19, this malady takes on a larger magnitude, as cases here in the US spread and increase in numbers. My cold began late Wednesday evening and seems to be running the usual course. I certainly hope that is the case. 

My appetite is intact; that’s a good sign and an invitation to feed me some breakfast .

Have a great weekend.

Cheers~

17 thoughts on “ensconced …

  1. I hope it’s just a run-of-the-mill common cold and you feel better very soon! I think you’re very wise to stay home and rest up. Now is the time to treat yourself to lots of reading and crafting without guilt!

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  2. I hope you are feeling better soon. Sounds like you are ensconced in the right place. I find a cup of hot tea and a nap is good medicine. Take care.

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  3. Oh gosh, that sounds a bit miserable :(. Hoping that the rest and some gentle self-care will see you through. Glad you’re still up to eating, and I am hoping that Norman is keeping you well supplied with lots of tasty and dainty morsels. Get well soon, Honoré!

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  4. Hopefully by now you are feeling all better and the nasty bug is just a bad memory! The day in bed (minus the illness part) sounds glorious!

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