Under Pressure

In general, I find myself to be a pretty darn cheerful person. I try to acknowledge the good in life more than the bad. I try to count my blessings. I try to smile. A lot. That being said, I am not immune to the periodic funk. ...more

Easy for me to say, right?

I see you haven't been with BlogHer very long. I just wanted to ...more

Eaten by Wild Dogs

All right. I finally did it. Faced with the realities of being a single woman working 80 hours a week in an all-women’s hospital, I joined the online dating scene. ...more

Throwing Out the Alarm Clock

Ahhh… I am officially on vacation! Phew… This is not my first vacation this year, but it has been by far my most-needed one to date. Over the last three months , I have rotated through the Surgical ICU, Medical ICU, OB Days, and now Gyn Surgery – with tons of call in between. Boy, have I been beat. ...more

Woman vs. Wild

Gynecology is filled with fun and satisfying procedures. Of course, there are those cases that are technically difficult, (i.e. tumor debulkings, vaginal hysterectomies) that make you embrace the title of surgeon. But gynecology is also a land mine of small procedures that are fun in the same way as zit popping. Quick and satisfying. ...more