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The Festering Season

I keep seeing blog posts about how to survive Christmas, which tend to assume that people have people to have it with. And the guides to how to survive Christmas alone often focus on how not to be alone. 631 more words


Obstetrics and Gynecology

Here’s the next installment of my “how to survive med school” posts. A full list will eventually be published here. :)

What I learned on this rotation: 1,070 more words

Med School

A guide to winning the Misery Game.

‘Cause it’s a bittersweet symphony, this life

What if I told you that we could make a game out of a seemingly hopeless situation and score points?

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Personal Growth

Top 5 things every girl Couchsurfing on her own should know

If I could have received a penny every time somebody told me: “But… aren’t you afraid?” during my two-month Couchsurfing trip all across the United States, I would have probably won a lot more than I won in Vegas. 825 more words



I’m a little behind on starting these, but I thought I’d post some thoughts on each clerkship as I go through them with some thoughts on how I studied as well. 890 more words

Med School

A Brief Update on the College Adventure

Recently, I’ve been learning more and more that studying in college is completely different than studying in high school. Nobody tells you how or when to study, it’s completely all up to ourselves to make the decision to close the door, put the earbuds in, sit down, and study for a couple hours. 380 more words


How to Survive a Road Trip

At this point, we have been on so many road trips (long road trips) I have it down to a science! Here are a few things I use to survive a road trip! 26 more words