A short story about some thirsty, neglected hydrangeas in 3 photos: Sad, Sadder, Saddest. Luckily they perked up after I finally watered them. In other news, the Plague of 2017 claimed its final victim in our household on Friday – me. I guess all those cuddles I gave to sick kids had their price. But now I’m better and every surface, article of bedding/clothing/towel, and doorknob has been sanitized so we’re finally back to normal. Aside from my surprise birthday brunch, let’s just forget that last week ever happened!