My inner nerd did a happy dance

Disclaimer: I'm not sure what these items have to do with each other so do not approach this post with any expectation of "flow." The one common denominator I guess is that they are all evidence that I, or members of my immediate family, are a little on the geeky side.Thank you.1. This morning's Question I Could Not Answer: "Mommy, do dogs have belly buttons?" 2. Lately I have been on a serious British period film kick. Of course I have always loved Jane Austen's books as well as the … [Read more...]

Streptococcus is the new black

Apparently strep is the new "it" bacteria of 2011. What I thought was just a mean cold was really 2011 Strep Throat Round 3. We've stepped it up with a stronger antibiotic and I'm crossing my fingers that this is the last round. I'm really getting tired of buying new toothbrushes.For those of you who've had the misfortune to come into close contact with me lately, my personal health adviser Dr. Memhet Oz offers some advice here on how to prevent strep throat.In other news, I just want to thank … [Read more...]