Monday, March 19, 2012

Been sick

I have been sick since last week and thus explained no movement in this little blog of mine.

Last Thursday, I brought my son to the Polyclinic for the referral letter to get his heart tested. All the preliminary tests done there came out negative, so this is really a good blessing.

I was so upset by his behaviour at the clinic that I actually had an asthma attack there. I was put on 13 puffs and 6 tablets of Prednisolone (my usual is 2 puffs and 2 tablet of Prednisolone) and after that, I had many sleepless nights. It seems that the side effect from the tablets.

I am still not really well yet, been having breathlessness and a tight chest.

Anyway, on a happier note, my son came home feeling chirpy. Though he failed his Maths but he came home with 4As on four other subjects! I am so proud of him. Let's hope the other 2 more subjects is just as good.

A happy son = to a happy household. Everyone is happy.

So I rewarded him with no studies for the night and Green Tea Macaroons with red bean fillings. I actually baked these before I fell ill. So tonight, I took the easy way out, I filled it with home made red bean paste, too exhausted to make red bean buttercream.

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Good job boy! I hope you will continue with this. I know you can do it!
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12 comments:

  1. Oh do take care Edith! Hopefully the side effects are all gone now. And congrats to your son on getting 4As!

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  2. Look after yourself better, Edith.

    And hope the son realises how fortunate he is to have a mother like you.

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  3. Hope u've fully recovered and be able to relax! I tried to make the same green tea macarons but failed two times so far!

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  4. Edith, do take care! Try not to get too upset easily. Your son will grow up one day and understand all that you've been through! Keep praying!

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  5. Take care and rest more. And don't forget your vits as well. Congrats on your son .. good job!

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  6. edith, hope that you're getting much better now. Rest more and wishing you a beautiful day!

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  7. Have plenty of rest and take good care !!

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  8. ;-( Sorry that you haven't felt well..so many tablets..that would kill me too. Take really good care of yourself.
    These macarons look perfect!

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  9. Hi Edith
    I was told by my Pharmacist in Australia NOT to take Prednisolone at night - it will keep you awake. Only take it in the morning.

    Hope this wells
    Leen

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  10. Pray that God will be with you alwasys. Take care.

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  11. Thanks daydreamer, Honey Bee Sweets, Beau Lotus 涟, quizzine. busygran, Jo. lena, Joyce @ Chunky Cooky, Elaine,

    Angie's Recipes, I was actually shocked that I gotten such heavy doses. Didn't know I was in such bad shape then.

    Leen, yah afer I took it only in the morning. then I remembered my GP told me about the side effects. But I was in really bad shape and I needed to open my airway badly. So no choice.

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