It's official... I sound like a man. I made it through the day, my voice giving out more and more as the day progressed. I could also breathe less and less as the day progressed, so I decided to try something new that a lot of people have recommended to me, called the Neti Pot.
For those of you who don't know what it looks like, it looks like this:
For those of you struggling with colds this fall/winter like me, I would definitely recommend this. It feels really weird, but seems to be very useful!