Most often caused by exposure to either natural or chemical irritants such as ingredients in dyes, latex or cosmetics, the rash will present itself as red, raised bumps or patches with a crusty surface.
Each are characterized by red and itchy blisters, but chicken pox will start on the face and spread downwards, while shingles tends to be localized and the blisters are red, crusty and often painful.
In fact, I've found that the simplest meals: a simple egg frittata, no more difficult than scrambled eggs, or a humble soup with crusty bread are often the ones that bring out the best in our family.
Kittens are highly susceptible to respiratory infections, so runny, crusty eyes are often thought to be a direct symptom of distemper, when they are actually a symptom of the secondary illness.
Pasta - Toss in a variety of pastas, assorted sauces, wine, cheeses, a cheese grater, crusty bread, and dipping sauce in a colorful ceramic bowl suitable for serving the completed meal.