Friday, 18 February 2011

Hibernation (aka SLOTH!)


Is there anything worse than a common or garden cold to make you feel like absolute PANTS?!  I'm off work at the moment a) cos I feel like aforesaid Pants and b) I hardly think it's fair to subject my work colleagues to the sound of my nasal passages being cleared at very regular intervals, a cough-cum-bark of which  any self respecting seal would be proud and generalised moaning and groaning everytime I move.   Therefore I am camped on the settee for the day, wrapped in this:      



drinking copious amounts of this:           (although that's no hardship cos I actually love it)             

 reading this:- 

and doing some of this:
(when I'm having a moment of strength and am not lying all pale and wan with a white lace hanky clasped to my brow.  I also think that it's very unpleasant of darling Mother Nature to also deliver my you know what when I'm feeling this way.  Thanks for that luv!   Double Whammy!!  Mind you, whilst I'm feeling like crap anyway I suppose it's as good a time as any to get it out of the way!! 

I usually hate lying around and wasting the day - but there are just some times aren't there where you have to admit defeat and give in to your body's need to heal itself.  Well that's my justification and I'm sticking to it!!

Bridget - pass those big pants would you!!

 See you (cough) soon!


  1. Hope you feel much better soon! Urgh! The curse and a cold together, poor you. xxx

  2. Love that first photo-LOL!!!
    Sorry to read you are under the weather and your double whammy. Ugh! Rip off from Mother Nature indeed!

    Love, love!! the colors on your it an afghan?

    Enjoy a day or TWO off and feel better soon!

  3. Ooo - I spy my pressie in one of those pictures!

  4. Sorry I missed your comments ladies - how rude of me!!

    Gilly - you certainly do!! IT's my favest mug ever!!!


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