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Can you repay loans in residency?

Ha…this is pretty accurate, because it’s a fan of 1s ūüôā I’ve done my fair share of searching about this topic.¬† And generally, there isn’t a consensus.¬† I think, like most things in finance, part of it depends on your … Continue reading

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A little wisdom from the trenches

Just some insight that I had tried to overlook before this year: Internship is really, really hard.¬† ¬† First, it’s the time commitment. On wards months, you’re working 11 to 12 hour days, 6 days a week.¬† I function well … Continue reading

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Table update

Continuing to sand! We started with a 50grit sandpaper to remove the stain and finish and to even out the pine surface which had been dinged up from years of Horan family use. Some of the surfaces have had a … Continue reading

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What happens when you have to make the bed with two dogs…

I’ve REALLY tried to become a neater person and I think it’s working a little…part of it is being married to someone who is organized but for me part of it was having to train my brain to notice messes. … Continue reading

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Afternoons off are rare…

So I took full advantage! I swept, mopped, did a load of laundry, sanded part of a furniture project I’m working on and mulched some of the yard. I’m so grateful to the old home owner because she essentially made … Continue reading

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Do I dare?

Medical internship is not a good time to start blogging. ¬†The demands of long work days- mostly around 12 hours, 6 days a week- compounded by the demands of a physically fit black lab, an attention-seeking golden retriever, a new … Continue reading

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Seattle series: getting outside

This is my third post in a series about Seattle. ¬†You can read my first post that I wrote in Seattle¬†here and about Pike Place Market here. I’m somewhat ashamed of how little I did outdoors in Seattle as it’s … Continue reading

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