Monthly Archives: May 2012

Step 2 here we come

In the grand scheme of the studying and preparation for Step 2, I’m in my final moments of prep and am pretty much ready to take it.  Only 3 more days!  Till then, I’ll hit the books.   Have a … Continue reading

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Traveling? Negotiate!

We’re so excited to be going to Seattle to do rotations there!  While we have a lease, there are a few days that we needed to cover between our flight and the start of the lease.  Enter’s “name your … Continue reading

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Once again, I’m in heavy study mode.  In exactly 10 days, I take my USMLE Step 2 CK (clinical knowledge) exam.  In order to be licensed as a physician, you need to take a series of exams.  The first exam, … Continue reading

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Congrats, little brother!

This past weekend, my baby brother graduated from St. Michael’s College in Burlington, VT.   We spent the weekend with my parents and my brother and went out for great dinners, took a great hike up the Stowe Pinnacle trail, … Continue reading

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A decorating DIY I’d love to do…someday

I love beautiful, peaceful bedrooms.  Mine isn’t one.  It’s nice enough, but we don’t have luxurious sheets and lots of comfy pillows and our furniture is a bit of a mishmash.  Someday we’ll get it all looking coordinated and maybe … Continue reading

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Monkeying around

Have you ever heard of monkey bread?  Essentially it’s a loaf made of lots of little balls of dough so that when you serve it, the pieces can get pulled apart.  It looks so good!  It can be made super … Continue reading

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A word to the wise….

If you’re going to work on refinishing wood furniture, plan on it taking roughly 1000x longer than you thought it would. Progress is still being made on our deck furniture, hopefully I’ll be able to share in the next couple … Continue reading

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