Favorite Cookbooks

Favorite Cookbooks

There is something incredibly admirable about creating an entire book of recipes which have been carefully curated and diligently tested. A cookbook is a tremendous accomplishment for a chef or baker. I can't imagine creating my own, so I leave it up to the experts to cultivate fantastic recipes and share them with us commonfolk. [...]

TV Shows I’m Loving

TV Shows I’m Loving

In the spirit of quarantine, we're all spending way too much time watching TV. I mean there are only so many home improvement projects and books a person can read before you end up resorting to some mindlessness. So, I decided it's time to share my favorite TV shows to date. We are all learning [...]

Q&A

Q&A

Today's the first day in June 2020, so what better way to think and reflect over the past month of May and quarantine season than by doing a Q&A! Q: What was a moment of celebration in May?A: We were able to pay off and work towards paying off a couple of larger loans we [...]

Check Your Privilege

Check Your Privilege

What's the point of having a voice if you remain silent? Where does one begin. This week has been particularly poignant and challenging for me as a white American. In light of the recent events leading to Ahmaud Arbery and George Floyd's tragic deaths, I'm devastated by the hate, discrimination, and disrespect that our country [...]

Clean Sunscreen

Clean Sunscreen

Happy National Sunscreen Day! What better time to talk about choosing clean sunscreen options than today, the first week of summer. For many, finding "clean" options can seem daunting and overwhelming simply because the ingredients are hard to pronounce. But here are some simple tricks for finding clean sunscreen: keep it FRAGRANCE FREE, look for [...]

Ice Roller Benefits

Ice Roller Benefits

I’ve always loved skincare. At one point in PA school, I even considered going into dermatology. The beauty of being a physician assistant is that you can work and practice in any number of fields and specialties during your career, but for now I am quite content working in the emergency department. Curious question: do [...]

College Grad Gift Guide

College Grad Gift Guide

CONGRATS GRAD! It's an interesting time to be a graduate. Fortunately, not even a global pandemic can stop people from graduating. Despite the unconventional way that graduation ceremonies have played out this year, graduates still deserve all the pomp and circumstance. All the hard work, late nights, and perseverance brought them to this finish line. [...]