Month: May 2013

What Does “Long Holiday Weekend” Mean To You?

What Does “Long Holiday Weekend” Mean To You?

Since Babygirl has been (mostly) sleeping through the night, I have been (mostly) sleeping through the night, also. But this past Sunday was a doozy… I knew that it might be a tough Memorial Day weekend, as Hubby left last week for an 8-day stretch. […]

A Quick Errand

A Quick Errand

It’s Memorial Day Weekend Saturday, I am not on call, Hubby is away, and it’s pouring rain. Our babysitter arrived bright and early so I could run errands. I have alot on my plate today, so I included “write a little blog” as one errand. […]

Heavy Days… Amazing Days

Heavy Days… Amazing Days

I’ve had a stretch of heavy-duty workdays. This is “heavy” in the sense of illness and acuity… It’s just odd how things come in bunches and bundles. Monday, I got a page from radiology that a patient I had sent for a scan had a […]

A Better Bedtime

A Better Bedtime

As of February, our nights were a mess. We had one-on-one prolonged bedtime “routines” with each child: singing and rocking Babygirl to sleep in our arms, which was starting to take one to two hours, and coaxing/ cajoling/ begging Babyboy to get into his crib, […]

Latest from MiM… Being Imperfect

Latest from MiM… Being Imperfect

It’s Being Imperfect topic week on the Mothers in Medicine website. Check out my post on this topic: http://www.mothersinmedicine.com/2013/05/snippets-of-imperfection.html