Making Plans

So last night was my first real day of the semester.  Tuesday’s lecture was cancelled due to snow, so last night we started with clinical. This semester is going to be challenging, but it can be conquered – with a plan! I operate best through lists, schedules, calendars, etc.  I like plans.  I use a […]

Snow Day

While I hate the winter, I love a good snow day.  I love having the family stuck inside together with nothing to go to.  Unfortunately, my husband doesn’t get the day off as he works from home, but it’s still nice!  We were supposed to get some insane amount of snow, something like 2 feet, […]

Family Fun in New Orleans

New Orleans is a city I love, and not just because my best friend (aka my sister) lives there.  I think you can go down there and visit at any age and have a really great time.  I have visited and raged on Bourbon Street until the sun rose, I brought an infant and did […]

Surprising Success!

Bringing my son to places with other kids his age has long been a source of anxiety for me.  It was only recently that I braved bringing my son to the indoor play area in our local mall.  So when we were invited to a friend’s kid’s birthday party at My Gym (think Gymboree), I […]

What will you get loud about?

Everyone has their own universe they live in.  It’s their reality – what stares them in the face throughout their day.  You can’t compare your reality to someone else’s, and that can be a hard fact to hang on to.  I’ve had my struggles in life and each time I felt guilty about what was […]