Tag: diy

One More Holiday Hack: DIY Gift Baskets

One More Holiday Hack: DIY Gift Baskets

Around Thanksgiving when all the Christmas stuff started showing up, I was perusing a display of fancy gift baskets at our local market. As everyone probably already knows, the baskets themselves tend to be pretty flimsy, and the total worth of the things in the […]

If You Can Suture, You Can Sew

If You Can Suture, You Can Sew

I know, I know, I’m outpatient primary care, what do I know about suturing?  I know I miss it.  1998. I was a medical student rotating through cardiothoracic surgery, the CABG garden. (CABG is Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting, when clogged parts of the arteries of […]

Fun With a Staple Gun: My Mother’s Day Treat

Fun With a Staple Gun: My Mother’s Day Treat

Lately, our house has looked as if we hosted a high school party the night before. You know those crazy events, when out-of-control irresponsible and impulsive kids trash their friend’s parents furniture, break their prized items, barf on the rug, and think it’s funny… Oh, wait, […]