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    Work and Shakshuka

    We got PCR tests for the kids yesterday: NEGATIVE x 3! All 3 have coughs now. But I guess it is something else: RSV, metapneumovirus, rhinovirus, a non-covid coronavirus (remember those? they still exist!),…

    December 24, 2021
  • Work

    the show must go on

    Our BeeperMD tester did not show yesterday afternoon. This was the second time this happened and I fear they have just . . . given up? (BUT THEN WHY DOES THE SITE STILL SHOW…

    December 23, 2021
  • Parenting Work

    ROLLER COASTER

    R O L L E R C O A S T E R Well. My plan is not working out very well. Annabel woke up yesterday with a sore throat + cough, and we…

    December 22, 2021
  • COVID19 life Work

    Holiday Call Week: Game On

    And so it begins . . . My call week starts today. I am going to try my best to not flail out into a stress spiral. Quite honestly, It’s going to be challenging.…

    December 21, 2021
  • life Work

    Winter Break “Plans”

    Josh and I are both working winter break this year. I am on call for Christmas week – Dec 21 – 27. He is on call for most of New Years’ week, including New…

    December 10, 2021
  • life Work

    Today / To Do

    I am giving a big presentation today for work entitled “Cultivating resiliency as leaders in medicine” as part of a day-long internal leadership retreat. Something like 200-300 physicians and administrators within our healthcare system…

    November 19, 2021
  • life Parenting Work

    Things Noted

    Taking Notes. I saw my resident taking notes yesterday. It warmed my heart. It always surprises me how few of them do this — and this hasn’t changed. I remember being an outlier among…

    November 9, 2021
  • life Work

    Call #3/7

    At least the week seems to be going pretty quickly! Yesterday was rather busy but last night was quiet, for which I am extremely grateful. Because #stress, I decided I needed a new daily…

    September 9, 2021
  • Work

    Call Day #2/7

    I survived day #1! I even got to enjoy a college friends zoom (from my bed!), which always improves my life outlook. And I only got one late-ish call (around 10 pm). Today will…

    September 8, 2021