Welcome everyone to my new blog. Please take a minute to read about me, and I hope you enjoy your visit to this site. I would like to make this a venue to discuss random thoughts and events that occur in life.
At any time, I am interested to get your feedback and would love to hear from you.
Posts of Interest
November 7th, 2021
Reminiscing about my childhood and the endless hours I spent playing video games, and how my attitudes have changed with my own kids and their Minecraft-ing.
October 17th, 2021
Brief post about my struggles with hair loss; including years of treatment pursuits and discussing its emotional toll.
September 19th, 2021
A short post about investing (and gambling?), and my attempt to achieve FIRE.
August 29th, 2021
A brief discussion about exercising patience as not only a pediatric dentist, but also a parent.
August 4th, 2021
Attempting to exercise again. Rediscovering the sacrifice, discipline and the ardor needed to get back into shape.
July 7th, 2021
Overcoming obstacles in our lives helps us grow. This post discusses how particular parenting styles might influence our children’s behavior.
June 13th, 2021
A post about the importance of taking vacations vs bringing in an income and hopefully avoiding occupational burnout.
May 19th, 2021
Recently completed a cystoscopy procedure, although highly unpleasant, relieved with the result.
March 26th, 2021
A blog post about a concerning health condition, and some self-realizations that accompany it.
January 31st, 2021
Just hosted our first virtual annual meeting for our Nevada Academy of Pediatric Dentistry! Some insights into setting that up.
December 10th, 2020
Some of my thoughts, and sharing a recent unpleasant episode, with on-line reviews.
November 26th, 2020
Some personal challenges of mental illness and persevering through to find happiness and peace in life…
November 8th, 2020
My thoughts on Empathy and Ethics in the practice of pediatric dentistry…
October 24th, 2020
My decision to stay an associate versus pursuing practice ownership. Some pro’s and con’s of staying an employee…
October 9th, 2020
Dental and pharmacy school ain’t cheap! Here is a little background on how we conquered our student loan debt…
October 3rd, 2020
A complete 180 career change. Starting off in the world of I.T. only to end up drilling on teeth…
September 27th, 2020
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Here are some memories from my childhood…
September 19th, 2020
A difficult decision to make, how and why I decided to be president of our local pediatric dental association.
September 12th, 2020
Growing up, recognizing, accepting and embracing being an introvert.