Enjoying the Journey

“Don’t wait till you get there!” That’s my motto for how I see my journey through life. Don’t wait till you get to the destination, whatever that may be, to enjoy life. I view my end goals as something worth working towards but that I must obtain some joy from the steps I take alongContinue reading “Enjoying the Journey”

Challenges: The Life-Residency Comparison

So it’s one of those days when one of the kids is being a bit challenging. I didn’t expect this to be easy but man it can feel so discouraging sometimes! I’m trying to see the good in all the challenges I face. First and foremost, the Bible talks often about how struggles refine usContinue reading “Challenges: The Life-Residency Comparison”

Slowing Down

Today I was reminded of the beauty of slowing things way down and just enjoying the little things. I woke up and decided that I was going to get better at living a less harried life and just taking things one day at a time. Aside from the critical things in life that need someContinue reading “Slowing Down”

Why Medicine?

I wasn’t born with an interest in medicine. In fact I remember dismissing it when somebody suggested it to me in my early teen years thinking I would go into veterinary medicine instead. But I always had a keen interest and enthusiasm for the sciences and could be easily classified under the taxonomy Homo nerdus.Continue reading “Why Medicine?”

A Sense of Direction

After many months of prayer and conversations with key friends and family, I finally feel like I know what my purpose is. Apparently one can never be too old to find this out (I’m 33 years old as I write this!). I have a sense of direction and God is continually answering my prayers. TrulyContinue reading “A Sense of Direction”