You never appreciate what you have until it's gone. Luckily, my appreciation for my good health this week was provoked by a minimal, trivial blemish. Nonetheless, this change-of-season head cold is really less than convenient, falling on the busiest two weeks of this year (with the UN Global Compact, Impact Investing meetup, Clinton Global Initiative, colleagues and friends in town to attend, and related events, plus my boyfriend's birthday festivities). health beachEvents have been going fabulously, providing 'fuel' to get me through despite cold symptoms, along with wonderful helpers and friends picking up some of my slack. And this weekend, I got a good night's sleep, stocked up on a cache of cold drugs 'prescribed' by my daughter-of-a-doctor colleague, and am drinking a nearly constant stream of Vitamin C. Actually, it's time for the next dose now...