Month: December 2013

The Last Day Of The Year…

The Last Day Of The Year…

It’s 10 pm on New Year’s Eve and I am so, so excited to… go to sleep. Yes, I enjoyed three whole days off midweek last week; Yes, the office is closed tomorrow, and I am not on call. But I am tired, tired, tired, […]

Cheerfully Exhausted; Gratefully Dead-Tired

Cheerfully Exhausted; Gratefully Dead-Tired

Babyboy was more excited to wake up extra-early this morning, the day AFTER Christmas, than he was on Christmas. He is only 3 1/2 years old, and he never quite got the the concept of “Santa is coming to town”. Babygirl may have got the […]

Crushed by Christmas! In A Good Way….

Crushed by Christmas! In A Good Way….

I love Christmastime. If it didn’t exist, I would probably never think of anyone else all year. It’s important to be forced to acknowledge all the people who touch our lives. I need a deadline to learn the names of all the teachers and classroom […]

“And a plague will be cast upon your people…”

“And a plague will be cast upon your people…”

It’s one illness after the other for our little family. I was sick alot as a resident, and again when I was commuting to work on the T… but those times were nothing compared to the past few months with two kids in school… Of […]

Welcome Home! Love, Gastroenteritis

Welcome Home! Love, Gastroenteritis

We flew from Guatemala to Boston last Sunday. Such a short sentence for such a long trip… Our return voyage went well enough, considering we were: a 3 1/2 year old who doesn’t travel well, a 23-month-old, an exhausted Nana, and me, the insanely sleep-deprived […]