This cold I'm fighting has put me into a very major brain fog.
Case in point.
Last night when I returned home from grocery shopping, I found two cans of green beans in my grocery bag. This is not unusual. But here's the thing. I do not remember putting them in my cart. My daughter didn't put them in and I'm sure there wasn't some kind stranger who decided to do me a favor. So it's obvious that I put them there, but have absolutely no memory of doing so.
Second case in point.
The night before last, I took some cold medicine because I simply couldn't stand the runny nose and hacking anymore. An hour later, I felt inexplicably drowsy and could barely keep my eyes open. I thought, wow, I'm really tired. But I didn't think a cold could almost knock me out. I looked at the label on the cold medicine and couldn't find anything that said "causes drowsiness." I even fell asleep that night on the couch. I remember telling people the next day that the cold medicine must have interacted with my prescription medication to make me drowsy and I vowed to stay away from it.
Until last night. I looked at the cold medicine box again and there it was under the warnings: May cause marked drowsiness.
Big sigh. I'm not sure how I missed that the first time I looked at the box.
Because of this brain fog, I haven't been writing. I don't think I could keep everything straight in my head!
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