I had a fantastic time over the past 10 days. Paul and I travelled to Michigan to see a close friend graduate from Andrews University. Then we came back to Arizona and drove up to Sedona where we spent the day checking out the beautiful sights. We camped out in a cozy campground for the … Continue reading Travels
With about a month left until the start of the P-MAP program, I find myself cherishing my free time more and more. I enjoy these moments where I don't have deadlines hanging over me... these moments where I can sit and talk to someone for hours without looking at the time... these moments where I … Continue reading Sunday Fun-day
Oh Arizona, you are just so beautiful right now! Paul and I spent a lovely morning hiking. We are definitely trying to take advantage of the weather before it gets too hot to walk outside. I am loving our Sunday morning hikes! At the bottom of the trail, there was a memorial to someone that had … Continue reading Cat-Trail Hike
Last night, we closed out the Sabbath with our church outdoors by the bonfire and it was so beautiful! The sun setting over the Sonoran Desert was phenomenal. Today, Paul and I went on a hike on A-mountain. When people think of the desert, they generally think of how dry and lifeless it is but … Continue reading Sonoran Days and Nights
Yes! So glad it's Friday! It's been a long week of MCAT studies. Today, in preparation for the Sabbath, I cleaned my house and ironed our church clothes for tomorrow. Now that it's an hour from sundown, I'm putting my books away until Sunday. This, my friends, deserves a ginormous HURRAY! MCAT studying is going well. … Continue reading Annnddd break!
Today was my last day of work! I work(ed) as a physician's scribe in the emergency room. Initially, I worked as a personal scribe for two doctors in the hospital's main ED but eventually moved to the free-standing ED outside of Tucson where I worked with six different doctors. It was an amazing experience that … Continue reading Last Day!
Whew! It's been a busy few weeks for me. Part of the reason I began this blog was to record and remember different happenings in my life. So here are a few. I have become vegetarian...again! I was vege from the ages of 14 to 18 and then again from 23 to 26. Looking back … Continue reading Happenings
Paul and I are deciding what to plant in our garden. We will be planting a few fruit trees and different vegetables. I'm so excited! We visited a few nurseries today to get some prices and advice on our plans since this will be our first garden. While we were there, I couldn't help but … Continue reading Getting Green
My family had our gift exchange on Christmas eve. This was definitely my favorite year. Here were a few of my favorite moments: My niece's face lit up when she opened her gift to find the first ten books from the Nancy Drew series. I adored those books and read the first hundred in the … Continue reading Christmas Eve Shenanigans