April snow storms bring…May snow storms probably

So, there were 2 things that everyone said to me when I got into MUN: Congratulations was the first. “Man, the weather in Newfoundland sucks!” Was definitely the second. So, this was a week ago – April 20th – to be exact, and we had an honest to gosh snow day. Like, flurries, wind, cancelled school…

Running down the clock

So, this is the picture that our two school Facebook groups now has as a cover photo: We’re 2 month from the end of second year, and we’re all running on empty.  I’ve got an exam this Monday, and while I’m certainly studying, it is incredibly hard to put up any motivation for this exam,…

Mad (scrub) cap adventures: Tardis in Wonderland

I’m not going to lie, I love this cap. It’s on my list for my favourite one so far – definitely in the top 3! – because it has so many things I like.  The colour scheme, the Doctor Who, London, the whimsy of Wonderland and it’s also kind of subtle…love it 🙂 I call…

London, take 3

So, because of the terrorist attack in Brussels, my mother and I changed our travel plans – 2 days before we left, which taught me a lot about booking things down to the wire! – and went to London instead of Brussels.  This made it my third trip to London in a year – and…

The end of an era

So, by this past Saturday morning at 10:35 am, I had completed my second year OSCE, and with it, my clinical skills sessions for medical school. The OSCE actually went really well, I think – maybe I really am getting the hang of this ‘med school thing’ 😉 and it was surprisingly anxiety free for me…

Jet lag sucks

So, after an unexpected hiatus, I’m back. I honestly had intended to try and blog while I was on my trip, but that just didn’t end up happening.  My mother and I found that we ended up back at our hotel each night so exhausted in the best way, that I just didn’t have the…