Month: August 2012

Both my kids are asleep at the same time

Both my kids are asleep at the same time

When I was a medicine resident, if we were ever able to discharge every single patient on our list, we would high-five our colleagues and declare, “I’ve won the game!” It was so incredibly rare to have zero inpatients, and also, so short-lived. But it […]

Is it a full moon?: When your clinic is crazy busy, for no reason at all

Is it a full moon?: When your clinic is crazy busy, for no reason at all

This week has been nuts. Not at home: our home life is at stable-chaos level. Not for anyone else in my office: my colleagues have been either envious or pitying of me and all the emergent/ acute cases I’ve managed this week. Monday I saw a […]

Can Women Have It All? Depends On How You Define All. (from MiM)

Can Women Have It All? Depends On How You Define All. (from MiM)

Check out my post on the Mothers in Medicine group blog: http://www.mothersinmedicine.com/2012/08/can-women-have-it-all-depends-on-how_9.html?showComment=1344598262062#c2603743909000104805

It’s hard to write a post with a baby in a bjorn

It’s hard to write a post with a baby in a bjorn

And I think that’s iambic pentameter…. Anyways, it’s 8 pm, and hubby is getting our 2 y/o Babyboy to sleep, which I’m sure means they’re on the seventh reading of “Tough Trucks”. I’m trying to simultaneously entertain our 7-month-old Babygirl while reflecting on the latest […]