Happy Pi Day!!

This is my first ever crocheted plushy.  I had to make it after I saw it on create via one pretty thing. It was sent to my little friend Ruby, whose daddy is a math professor (I made these for her when she was just a wee one).  Thought they’d appreciate a little Pi on Pi day.

Can you believe that I am STILL sick.  I had been so proud of myself for not getting sick from Novemeber through February, then BAM!! I’m knocked off my butt!  I think I have progressed to a sinus infection.  The whole left side of my face is in pain. Some tylenol and a whole lot of napping helped me survive today, along with some acv gargling, eucalyptus steam breathing and garlic.  I was up until midnight last night coughing myself to tears, literally. I have got to get better and am a strong believer of natural remedies. I’m not a big fan of the doctors office or of antiobiotics either.  So, tomorrow I’ll be on a strict regimen of acv gargling, garlic, sleep, steam and tea.  No sugar either.  I’ll let you know how it goes. Wish me luck.

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12 Responses to Happy Pi Day!!

  1. nicki says:

    ha ha ha! that’s the only Pi that’s ever made sense to me! It’s fab- you must be proud.

    As for the illness…poor you….you must be so fed up with it.
    I hope the regime works….will you get any sun to help?
    get well soon,
    Nicki x

  2. Michele C says:

    I know it’s important to take good care of yourself naturally, but I’m a chronic cougher when I get sick. The real Sudafed to dry up the mucous, and Robitussin DM at least can scare your cough away for a while. Otherwise, a little Jack Daniels and Diet Coke?

  3. Maribeth says:

    That Pi is the best!
    We were so sick as well. It seemed to linger forever. Rest and fluids are always on the top of my remedies.

  4. Alicia says:

    Yay, I’m so glad you made a Pi!!!!

    (Sorry you’re sick!!! Seems like we all are..grrrrr!)

  5. urban craft says:

    Hey, this is so cute. Great job for a first plushie. One day I will learn to crochet, I am working on knitting but it’s not turning out so well. Thanks, love your blog. Great ideas!

  6. Kate says:

    Sorry to hear you’re still under the weather! I hear ya on the natural-remedies-if-possible. Vitamin C, no sugar or caffeine, and plenty of hydration is my standard catchall treatment :-). I just kicked a nasty UTI with that method, coupled with a hearty dose of cranberry pills! makes me feel powerful and capable to take care of those things without running off to the doctor, you know? Though of course I have no prob. going to the doc if a situation truly warrants it.

    Have you tried a neti pot? I can’t get totally behind it, myself, but I know of others who used to get chronic sinus infections and now they swear by the thing.

    Good luck, and feel better!

    PS: cute pi!

  7. Rachel says:

    I am a big fan of your blog!!!
    I recently discovered the neti pot or nasal saline rinses for sinuses and it’s truly amazing – in addition to the acv, etc…
    Get well soon!

  8. ~Ahrisha~ says:

    Hey girl~ ~ ~Feel better soon.
    Love your Pi.
    ~ ~Ahrisha~ ~

  9. Taryn says:

    Hope you’re feeling better soon. Do you also have a netti pot to use? I swear by mine. I won’t go without again ever if I can help it. :0)

  10. Teresa says:

    Pi’s adorable – I hope you feel better soon!

  11. angela says:

    hope you’re feeling better. love the pi guy. i’ll have to give that a try…too cute!

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