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30 Before 30: Live with E

It seems like a small goal, but when you consider the Odyssean adventure that E and I have been on over the last three years, this seems like quite the accomplishment to me. E arrived in Tucson on July 1st. … Continue reading

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30 Before 30: CNM

Certified Nurse Midwife On my list of “30 Before 30” was to pass my midwifery boards within a month of graduating.  I graduated May 19th and took my boards June 17th, so I came in just under the wire. I … Continue reading

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CT Bucket List: Fruit Picking

I was looking through my blogs and realized that I’d never posted about item number one on my CT Bucket List – i.e. Fruit Picking.  I know they have U-Picks in California, and, in fact, I’ve been to one, but … Continue reading

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CT Bucket List: Hockey

While my fellow smiddies (sister midwives) are busy bombarding me with emails about the various assignments we have due this week, I’m feeling a little too tender, a little too fragile (about the whole saying goodbye process) to do any … Continue reading

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Leopold’s Maneuvers

In two years of interacting with pregnant women on a near daily basis, I never once touched a pregnant belly.  Pregnant women are rather protective of their bellies and I never wanted to be one more person trying to touch … Continue reading

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Spring Break

After nearly a month back, I’ve finally posted entries from my retreat at Blue Cliff Monastery in Pine Bush, NY.  Check them out here.  On the photos page (under USA, 2012), you can see pix from both my trip to … Continue reading

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Initiation

Today I attended a YSN midwifery potlock.  I’m not sure what I was expecting in terms of numbers, but I was surprised by how many of us there are.  We spent the first hour or so eating and mingling and … Continue reading

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