Ahhhh…Spring. It’s right around the corner and you know what that means, don’t you?
Tulips and daffodils and….sniff…sniff…and birds chirping and bunnies hopping and…cough…cough…
Spring in our house doesn’t only just mean splashing in puddles and admiring the cherry blossoms.
It also means colds (I’m literally fighting one as I type this) and allergies. Basically our entire house is one big ball of snot.
Nice visual, huh?
That means we require a lot of tissue. A LOT. But I have a bit of a ’tissue issue’.
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