Monday, November 1, 2010

Curative Powers of Tortilla Soup

Happy Monday Morning.  I'm thrilled we had trick-or-treaters last night!  I didn't get to see or interact, because I have to avoid children, but my sisters said we had more this year than we have ever had.

Jane made an awesome batch of Chicken Tortilla Soup for dinner last night, and I had a nice-sized bowl.  It may not be physically curative, but it sure does make me FEEL better. I just checked my weight, and decided I'd better go swill another Ensure. :P

My Glucerna should be here today.  I ordered a case from amazon.com, because the price was right, and no shipping or taxes to pay.  Although, if it's considered a food item, it's not taxed, yet, I think.  But it might be considered a dietary supplement.  I don't know.

Oh yes, just one chemo round in, and um.... I do have some side effects.  Let's just not go into what they are.  Ugh, my tummy.  The onc nurse told me to make sure I drank lots of fluids to get the chemo to process out as quickly as possible, and so drinking I am.

It's weird not being at work, virtually.  I did call my minion, Travis, who is now taking up my slack.  He's fantastic; very adaptable, very smart, and gives me great tips on video games to try.

I think I'm going to go lie down for a bit.  Later!

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