Sunday, April 01, 2012

Hot Tea and Chicken Broth on the Menu (and this is not an April Fools Joke!)

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Nothing but hot tea and chicken broth has been on the menu at my house!

It's April 1, and if I wasn't incredibly sick with a terrible cough, body aches, a fever, and chest congestion, I'd be posting the Phase One Recipes Round-Up for March 2012 today.  I actually worked on it yesterday for a couple of hours before I gave up, called my gorgeous niece Alyson to bring me cough medicine, and then retired to the chair.  And last night I finally gave in and went to First Med, so hopefully I will soon be on the mend.  I'll be back as soon as I can!
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31 comments:

  1. Feel better! I was woken up by kid 1 telling me kid 2 was by the toilet, waiting to vomit. And this was not an April Fools joke. I was planning on making a kitty litter cake today--now I am unsure.

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  2. Just take it easy - we fans will be here, even if you take a few days off! Hugs to you!

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  3. Thanks for the good thoughts everyone! I think I am a little better today, but still feel pretty crummy.

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  4. Get well soon! There is plenty on your blog for us to enjoy until you are well. Many thanks for all your hard work, wonderful recipes and appetizing photos.

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  5. Hope you continue to get better and please rest. I have so many of your recipes waiting for me to make.

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  6. Rest up & feel better soon Kalyn! So many good recipes on your blog & searching around is a great way to pass the time while we're waiting =)

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  7. Hope you feel better real soon. A lot of it is going round and round. Good luck.

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  8. Take it easy. A nasty bug is going around...it kept me down for almost a solid month!

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  9. So sorry you're under the weather -- All good thoughts coming your way!

    This gives me the perfect opportunity to go back and review some of your past posts.

    Pleased don't come back too soon -- You've given us so much to learn and enjoy!

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  10. Australia wants you to get better quickly!!
    Chicken soup will achieve that for sure

    Tommo

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  11. I hope you are feeling better today. It takes a few for the meds to kick in but until then, rest.

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  12. Hope you feel better soon love! Drink lots of tea with honey and lemon!

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  13. Feel better soon Kaylyn! We need you :)

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  14. Bummer. I hope this finds you on the mend, sending healing energy and best wishes your way!

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  15. Oh, I hope you get to feeling better soon and aren't too miserable! We miss you.

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  16. Sending you love and get well wishes, Kalyn.

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  17. Thanks for the well-wishes everyone. I just woke up after sleeping 9+ hours and am finally starting to feel a little better today.

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  18. Hi Kalyn - throw a little cooked rice in that broth and cook it to death - you'll have "jook" - what Chinese people eat when they are sick. It is a miracle soup! Hope you get better soon!

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  19. Glad you are feeling better!

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  20. I hope that you get feeling better soon. We've got it going around at our house too! Hang in there!

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  21. Oh,sorry to hear this. I'm just getting over a nasty bronchitis myself...hope you recover quickly. Meanwhile, wish I could make you some lovely chicken soup with fresh dill!

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  22. Take care and feel better soon!

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  23. So glad to see your update in comments that you're feeling a bit better now. BTW, my mom asked me to make your roasted green beans and red pepper dish for Easter. :-)

    Healing hugs to you, Kalyn,
    Shirley

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  24. Thanks again everyone for the get-well wishes. Feeling better again this morning, although still coughing. Every day I feel a little better so I think the meds are working.

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