Archive for the 'holidays' Category
I shot some great fireworks photos on the fourth. Visit the Eclectic Journey Photography blog and prepare to be amazed! Fireworks! And yes, one day soon I will write a real post here again. I promise!
Those of you who have been with this blog for a little while know a few things about me: I live my life as an open book I become type A and compulsive about just about everything I do I’m a staunch empiricist (data driven and proud!) I like to get deep my egalitarian feminism […]
It all started because of that damned Barbie. Seriously. Way back in the early fall, I gave the kidlet a toy catalog to look at. Normally when I did this, the catalog would register as much importance to her as my having given her a wet sock. But alas, turning 3 does seem to make a kid […]
I know it’s been a minute since I last posted, but I couldn’t let the year end without wishing all my friends a happy new year! May 2011 be a year of great joy and love for you and your family. Happy New Year to All My Friends
Make a Smilebox slideshow
This time of year, right before Christmas, I always remember one of my first patients in residency, Joshua. His story was so powerful when it happened back in 1988, that I eventually wrote about it and submitted the essay to JAMA, where it was published in 1993. I realized recently that I had kept this […]
It’s December…time for the great ordeal experience that is our holiday mailing. This is a tradition that I have foisted on myself over the past two decades. It’s origins lie within my perfectionism. That much is abundantly clear. But I will say that I inherited some of the tendency from Mommy Dearest. Initially when it […]
For some Halloween cuteness!!! HAPPY HALLOWEEN from the little butterfly, and her parents!
What a great Christmas we had this year for Zara’s first! We opted to stay in PA rather than making the trek to LA to be with the rest of the family. The house was decorated (inside and out), the tree trimmed, and the presents bought. Even Personalized Creations came through for us, after my […]
Today I received an e-mail that just knocked me out of my socks. In a good way. The paralegal from our lawyer’s office wrote the words that just left me nonplussed: I am pleased to advise that the Court has signed the Adoption Order and certified copies of the Order are on their way to […]