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Monthly archive October, 2010

Weight Loss Update

After about a month following Jillian Michaels’ weight loss plan, I lost over 9 pounds.  Hurray!  The strict diet and exercise plan really worked and I stuck with it pretty faithfully despite a family reunion and quite a bit of travel.  The problem is, when all was said and done and I went back to...

Recent Milestones

Riley is all over the place. He’s big, he’s brave, and he’s adorable. He pulls up on everything.  He can stand by himself for close to ten seconds, but he almost always refuses to try even though we know he can do it.  He crawls at light speed.  He can walk with assistance.  He loves...

Gatlinburg

Right after we returned from Knoxville, we had a few days of work/rotations before we headed up to Gatlinburg to see the fall colors changing.  Andy and I had been talking and we decided that we wanted to take full advantage of the fall season, especially since we don’t know where we’ll be living for...

Knoxville

Right after we returned from the family reunion, interview season was upon us.  In order to obtain a residency, you have to apply to a number of different programs.  Of the programs to which you apply, a percentage of those will send you requests to interview.  Over the last few weeks, we have started receiving...

I Promise I’m Going to Post Updates…

For my own records, I am going to be posting in the next day or two pictures and text about: Our trip to Knoxville Gatlinburg Halloween Miscellaneous Football Pictures Fall Pictures Weight loss updates I promise these will be up soon!

Family Reunion Pictures

We just returned home sweet home to Atlanta after a trip to Tennessee, for a number of reasons, but most especially for Andy’s family reunion.  We’ve missed the last four, so we felt that it was really important to make our way out to west Tennessee, especially now that we have Riley.  We stopped in...

This Is Fatherhood 2

I gashed my finger assembling a baby gate 10 days ago by drilling an electric phillips head screwdriver directly into my index finger.  I had it wrapped and I was put on a five day course of antibiotics and I still have a noticeable dent in my finger.  This is Fatherhood.

This Is Fatherhood 1

Right now both my wife and I have the Thomas the Tank Engine song stuck in our heads and its been like 16 hours since we watched the show with our son.  I don’t even know the lyrics and somehow I’m still managing to finish the song in my head and loop back around to...