Month: January 2013

My Latest Mothers in Medicine Post: When Baby Isn’t Sleeping

My Latest Mothers in Medicine Post: When Baby Isn’t Sleeping

Check out the plethora of great advice I’m getting on my latest MiM post.

Quality Time With Babyboy

Quality Time With Babyboy

My two kids are 18 months apart, and it’s not often that I get to spend alot of one-on-one time with either of them. A few times I’ve enjoyed extended time with one or the other of them, and it’s a nice change of pace. […]

Sniffle, Sniffle; Hack, Hack: Hurray For Being (A Little) Sick!

Sniffle, Sniffle; Hack, Hack: Hurray For Being (A Little) Sick!

OK, so all my handwashing and Emergen-C didn’t prevent me from getting sick. I’m nursing one of those colds that’s going around. Thankful that it’s not this year’s nasty Flu or the dreaded Norovirus. And incredibly thankful that the kids aren’t sick (yet). I’ve had […]

Outbreak!

Outbreak!

At 7 a.m., my clinic schedule had many openings. By 9 a.m., they were full. I added some on even. ALL of the urgent appointments were for: Flu-like illness/ cough, sinusitis, or GI symptoms. We’re having an usually viral season. We get emails every few days from the […]

The Wisdom of the Elders

The Wisdom of the Elders

Babygirl is learning to walk! She’s exactly one year old and has the independent streak of a pre-teen. I walk in the door and scoop her up,  my smiling fuzzy pink bundle, and it’s one snuggle from her, then “Ok mom, I’m outta here.” She […]