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White Dress, White Coat

White Dress, White Coat

September 11, 2012 **First off, I just want to say that I felt reflective today and decided to write. I realized a few minutes in that it was September 11th, a day that always seems to inspire a bit of pause for me. Eleven years ago I was almost a month into my 8th grade … Continue reading

Tiramisu Cheesecake Cupcakes!

Tiramisu Cheesecake Cupcakes!

I don’t actually have time for a post right now about my life (everything is wonderful, wedding is in 4 weeks, marathon was a success, I have an amazing temporary job, we’re moving to a great apartment soon, my new baby sister is perfect, I have some VERY exciting med school news, etc etc), but … Continue reading

Marathon Training Begins!

Marathon Training Begins!

Well, I did my first workout session for the April marathon. This picture is me running the Boston Marathon in 2010 and yes, I tweeted the run. Today’s workout was…unpleasant. I ran three miles at a little slower than my goal pace of 9 minutes/mile. I also did some basic weights, too, and sit-ups. It … Continue reading

New Year’s Resolutions 2012

New Year’s Resolutions 2012

So I haven’t formally made any new year’s resolutions for about three or four years now, but I’m in such a time of transition these days that it seems prudent. Plus I’m just trying to get my health, both mental and physical back on track after a crazy near two year stint in Africa. It’s … Continue reading