Sandwich Generation Irony alert – Part 2

You know how most blog posts from caregivers are about their elderly parents?  Well, right now, the list of my family members from healthiest to sickest looks something like:

1.  My daughter Sophie

2.  My dad

3.  Me (distant 3rd – I don’t recommend going for a weekend of skiiing and drinking with your friends when you actually have the flu, nor do I recommend flying home from said weekend on a red-eye into a flu-filled house.  I’m just saying.)

4.  My daughter Lily, who I took to the doctor earlier today fearing pneumonia.  She doesn’t have pneumonia, but when your kid is too flu-ridden to sleep, you have to get it checked out.)

5.  Nova.  She is out cold for the 3rd day in a row.

My dad just commented over email that he wishes he could help.  He better not offer that again, because I’ll find something.  In the sandwich generation, it usually works the other way.  But sometimes….

Image

Yes – It’s a Waiting Room Selfie with my daughter Lily

Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: