It's the weekend! I usually love to participate in a blog hop on Saturdays, but it wasn't meant to be today as this is the very first moment I've been on a computer all day. A computer. Not my computer, mind you. Let me explain. My wonderful, superfun, don't-see-her-nearly-enough sister is visiting this weekend from Chicago and staying at my parents' house. I had a duathlon on the other side of the state this morning, but I hightailed it out of there ASAP so I wouldn't miss one single moment of time with my brother and sister- it's so rare for us to all be together. I made a conscious decision NOT to bring my computer. "I won't have a second to spare!" "I'll be basking in the sunshine that is sibling love and laughter!"
Except I seem to have the stomach flu.
So while everybody is downstairs giggling, chatting, and telling hilarious jokes I will never be privy to, I'm quarantined to my childhood bedroom. And bathroom. To hurl.
Luckily, I am a pity-party planner extraoridinaire. And after a bit of cajoling I convinced my germaphobe brother to let me use his laptop, so I can conjure up some sympathy from my lovely readers (I am also a subtle hint-dropper extraordinaire)! I will trade you one cute commercial for some sympathy. Fair? Awesome. Here it is: