The Hiss: Sore. I neglected to mention in last week’s Hiss and Purr that directly after my first barre class, I fell down a flight of stairs. It was a combination of circumstances that led to my seemingly-endless plummet: I was wearing slightly-wet Converse high-tops, and they just don’t get great traction on slippery surfaces. … More The Weekly Hiss and Purr 72
Given the time-sensitive nature of this post, I’ll be posting on Monday this week instead of Thursday. It’s that time of year again, isn’t it? Rank order lists for the CaRMS match are due this week, but I probably didn’t need to tell you that if you’re a final-year Canadian medical student hoping to secure … More Last-Minute Tips for Your ROL
The Hiss: NO TIME You may have noticed the complete lack of Thursday blog post. It seemed like I just had no time for anything this week. Of course, the idea that I had no time is completely laughable, but it just seemed like there were a dozen pressing things to be done and I just … More The Weekly Hiss and Purr 71
The Hiss: Budgeting Budgeting is a wonderful thing. When you budget, you know where your money is going, where you can cut back and save, and where you have a bit of flexibility. It’s empowering. At least that’s what I tell myself. I hate budgeting, mostly because I hate thinking about the details of my … More The Weekly Hiss and Purr 70
What I know of my family history is vague and disjointed. I wasn’t interested until most of the people able to give first-hand accounts of the circumstances that brought us to Canada were no longer available, no longer reliable, no longer close enough to the facts that their excavation would not require a monumental feat … More Where We Are From
The Hiss: What Can It Be? Sick Again! If you counted them all up, I’d bet a substantial proportion of my hisses over the past year would be about getting sick. And here we are again…sick. As usual, it’s nothing major, but what a drag. Katelyn and I were having a great time in … More The Weekly Hiss and Purr 69
Hello, lovely readers. No post this week, as I’m presumably soaking up the sun and Thai iced coffee in Bangkok or Chiang Mai. I’ll be back next week. See you soon!