Pass the Echinacea

June 23, 2010 @ 6:20 am | Filed under: Family

The Shakespeare Club and choir performances went wonderfully well on Saturday.

On Sunday, every member of this family came down with a raging cold.

Eight people burn through a lot of Kleenex, let me tell you. Small forests have died in service to this virus.

We have stayed home all week, so far. Beanie, who wants to learn Japanese, is watching a lot of GenkiJapan.net. I learned to count to ten in Japanese yesterday, quite by accident.

We also discovered LiveMocha, a language-learning program very much like Rosetta Stone, but free.

I had more to say, I’m pretty sure, but that’s all my pounding head can recall at at the moment. Achoo!


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  1. Hope you’re all better soon!

    (and thanks for the tip about LiveMocha – I’m going to go see if they have Russian)

    Get well!

  2. We have a summer cold too. Bah *sniffle*.

    LiveMocha looks nifty! Excellent find.

  3. congratulations on the play! I hope you tell us more when you are feeling better.

    and I wish you all well again.

  4. Sorry you’re sick 🙁 I thought my phone has been awfully quiet lately. Thanks, again, for your awesome resource sleuthing. You are first rate!! BTW Elderberry syrup is a great immune booster!Hope everyone is well soon!