Join Angela, Axel, Abel and Asher as they welcome their new sibling home.

Friday, November 25, 2011


I was told Asher just finished antibiotics for strep throat. This afternoon my throat started hurting just a tiny bit. Nothing to get excited about at all. Tonight...well...different story! So I did what any good, traveling, self-diagnosing person would do and downloaded a flashlight app on my phone.

My throat is covered in white. Lovely. I'm going to need to call the orphanage tomorrow to say I'm not coming. My friend (a dentist) is bringing me to get antibiotics. I wish they had Z-pak here, but they do have Erythromycin (Z-pack its just a fast-acting, long lasting version of erythromycin.)

I'm sharing this place with another family (little Johnny!) and he is very vulnerable so I'm going to keep myself isolated until the antibiotics kick in. At least in this apartment that is easy to do.


  1. So sorry to hear you are sick!! :( I was sick when I first got there and had their version of a z-pak and it worked very nicely!! Hope you get better soon!

  2. OH, I'm so sorry. So I guess his anti-biotics didn't heal him up too well. Rest and sleep tomorrow, take your meds and drink lots of water. You should be feeling better soon.