Holiday Reflections: Staying positive in a negative world

Holiday Reflections: Staying positive in a negative world

Natural disasters.  Mass Shootings.  Yes, our nation has seen its unfair share of tragedy this year.  This Holiday season, is a great time to pause and reflect on the past, to pray for those who have had a tough year whether they lost a job, a home, or are battling an illness, and to also [...]

Making a “sound” impression- Why I chose Ultrasound as a profession

Making a “sound” impression- Why I chose Ultrasound as a profession

Several readers have reached out to me with questions regarding my career in Ultrasound, such as how I ultimately decided to become an ultrasonographer and what it is I enjoy most about my profession.  So today, I proudly reply to that question in hopes of answering everyone's inquiries as thoroughly and honestly as possible!   [...]

An open letter to my childcare provider(s)…

An open letter to my childcare provider(s)…

Dear Childcare Provider(s), Just 12 short weeks after the birth of my children, I reluctantly and timidly left my children in your protective care.  Forgive me for being an emotional wreck that first day.   I didn't sleep the night before that dreaded day, and I arrived for drop off sooner than I should have [...]

The Sympathetic Sonographer

The Sympathetic Sonographer

There has recently been a growing focus on patient satisfaction which is playing a more important role in health care than ever before.  Patients want to feel like they matter, that their problems or concerns are being addressed, that they are being heard, and most importantly that they are being respected. Think about why you chose a [...]

Am I done having babies? Am I sure?

Am I done having babies? Am I sure?

As I put away laundry, I can’t help but notice the pile of outgrown clothes just keeps growing and I continually ponder the same question, “Where should it all go?” Do I keep them in totes in case we have one more?  Or should I give them to friends/family as hand-me-downs or donate them to [...]