It’s been a really rough day but we survived

Today was one of those days that just lasted forever.  Because of the change in barometric pressure, Lizze has been in a great deal of pain today.  Her movement was very limited today.

My Mom suffers from Fibromyalgia as well and was moving really slow today for the same reasons. 

Gavin had a really good day and he never brought up any of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle’s stuff from yesterday. I don’t know if that means he’s just being more secretive or he simply wasn’t experiencing anything today.

Elliott and Emmett had a few smaller meltdowns today but nothing significant. 

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Emmett wouldn’t eat much for some reason today.  Perhaps he’s getting ready for another fever flare. When he doesn’t want to eat, that’s usually a good sign that one is impending. 

On my end, I was really limited to what I could do today because Lizze was in really bad shape.  I managed to go grocery shopping and return the car to my parents.  Oh.. I also made a big pot of homemade Chicken Noodle Soup this afternoon.  That was cool. 

I’m totally exhausted because the kids were a handful.  I even broke out the trampoline, hoping that would be a more enticing focus for their abundance of excess energy.  Sadly, they still preferred jumping from couch to couch.

Lizze wasn’t able to really help as much as I know she would have liked to today. 

Having said that, I don’t think I could have survived today if it hadn’t been for the help she did give me. 

While our team is unbalanced and the workload uneven, we function as a team nonetheless.  Each of us has a role to play, no matter how big or small.

This site is managed almost exclusively from my Samsung Galaxy Note 3. Please forgive any typos as auto-correct HATES me. 😉

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