Shop Talk

Recently my husband and I went out to dinner with two other couples. Everyone at the table (except me) was a doctor. Did I feel intimidated? Absolutely not. Having seen a lot of doctors in my life as a patient and socially, and sleeping with one every night, I know they're just regular people. Some … Continue reading Shop Talk

“A Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins with One Step…”

A few weeks ago I’m at the dinner table with some family and friends and notice everyone but me is wearing a Fitbit. Of course, eventually someone asks why I don’t wear one and my husband gives me “the look.” If you’re not married, this is sort of a panicked, wide-eyed signal begging you not … Continue reading “A Journey of a Thousand Miles Begins with One Step…”

Potty Talk

I know what you're thinking: "Potty talk at the dinner table? You don't do that!" Au contraire! My extended family has been talking about these "unmentionable" bodily functions for years at the dinner table. I'm not talking about toddler potty talk. These are full-grown adults giving TMI on a regular basis. My children have no … Continue reading Potty Talk