After some thought, I've decided to turn off the auto-send "recipes" from IFFTT - this is the cool tool that would send my pins from Pinterest to this blog automatically. While it is a super cool feature, I pin way too much and any "real" posts I do get lost in the mix. With that,... Continue Reading →
Over the past month we have been working hard to replace all of the doors and trim in the house. Taking the doors out was a little bit of an adventure, but after the first one was out J got the hang of it and the rest were out shortly after. Same thing with installing... Continue Reading →
Last Friday I finished my 2nd year of medical school. After the exam, I was expecting to feel more excited than I've been in a while. What I actually felt - absolutely nothing. It is a strange thing to explain. A few of my friends and I went out for a celebratory beer and while... Continue Reading →
This article is nothing short of amazing. Please take the time to read it - This Trendy "Strong is the New Skinny" Thing (and what it could mean for the next generation of girls).
A recent study in JAMA found that hungry grocery shoppers bought more calories (but not necessarily more food). Here is a LA Times article summary. Take home point: make a grocery list and go shopping after a meal - you'll save money and calories 🙂
When we moved into the house it was clear that the doors and trim were original and would need some updating. The doors were flat, hollow-core doors with an odd shiny glaze. This combination made them unpaintable and unstainable...or at least for the amount of work we wanted to put in - trying to strip them,... Continue Reading →