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Sick Day

We have been passing a cold around our home for a couple days now, and this morning it just hit me and my youngest little princess. It was an easy decision to opt for a sick day, so the girls spent the morning in the living room watching cartoons. This was an extra special treat for my eldest (who is no longer sick) as she just got to reap the cartoon watching rewards of Mommy and her sister’s cold. This was offset by a busy afternoon at preschool, which gave me some time to rest as well, and burnt off most of her toddler energy. 

I spent some time last night brainstorming for meal ideas, which all got thrown out the window when I woke up today feeling like my head got stuffed full of cotton balls. To make things easy, I opted to make a big pot of soup for lunch and dinner today. Soup is the best meal when you’re sick, not only because it’s simple to make, but because it’s easy to eat - and this Carrot Ginger Soup is like a nice warm hug on a day like today! 

I would love to know: What is your go-to meal for sick days? 


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