Category Archive: Life

Mohawk Lake in Breckenridge, Colorado

Today I set off with Wally to hike 7 miles round trip to Upper and Lower Mohawk Lake near Breckenridge, Colorado. The morning started beautifully, I just love how the sun catches the… Continue reading

2 Weddings and 2 14ers

1 month: 1 doctorate, 2 weddings, 2 fourteeners and a grant. I’m tired. Wedding #1 was our dear friend Missy who got married on her family island in the Thousand Islands in Canada.… Continue reading

I’m a doctor!

Well, the title just about says it all! After 7 years I just successfully defended my dissertation on differential peer socialization to drinking in early adulthood in individuals with and without ADHD and… Continue reading

Idyllic Colorado Weekend

Weekends like this make me love Colorado. Friday I went to a summer solstice yoga workshop where we did 108 sun salutations on the roof while the sun set over downtown Denver and… Continue reading

The Vegan Experiment: Update

On March 1st I became ~80% vegan. The goal was to support The Boy, who wanted to eat more of a vegan lifestyle, and the first step was to go vegan for breakfast,… Continue reading


Things have been busy! I’m on a new service at work. As a psychology resident on the psychiatry consult service at a Level I Trauma Center I  see some of the most severe… Continue reading

New Job!

When I haven’t been working full time, skiing, and wrapping up my doctorate, I’ve been applying to jobs. I was very fortunate to have great interviews and several competitive offers, but after much… Continue reading

2012 in Review

It’s been a hell of a year. I think we did it all. We got Wally. We traveled to Tuscany. I matched in Denver for my internship and The Boy started a new… Continue reading

Starting to workout is hard

The Boy and I joined a gym when we moved to Colorado.  It was voted the best in Denver and has really competent and motivating instructors that lead loads of classes including, but… Continue reading

My Montana Christmas

In my other life I must have been an elf, there is no other way that I could love Christmas any more than I do. One of the things that I love most… Continue reading