Month: November 2016

  • This Week’s Bags

    I have been working for several weeks on some bags, a little at a time. I just finished them and here they are.               

  • Delusional Parasitosis

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    Two people came in an ambulance together. He was twenty-eight, she was twenty-six. They were put in the same room and had been instructed to undress and put on gowns. They both told the intake nurse they had things crawling out of their bodies. He focused mostly on his skin but she also had “things”…

  • Ambrosia Cookies

    Alex was the head cook when I was the baker at our church’s girls’ summer camp. This recipe came from him. Easy to make and a good way to dispose of left over M&Ms from Halloween! Recipe By:   Alex Yield:   36 Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt…

  • To Room 11, Stat!

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    The other night, an overhead announcement in the emergency department caught my attention: “Dr. Tad to Room 11, STAT! Dr. Tad to Room 11, STAT!” Since I know my staff would not call me like this unless there was a real reason, I dropped everything and hustled to Room 11. I got there just as…

  • FabMo Donation

    1255 straps donated to FabMo this week. I didn’t realize how long it had been since I dropped off the last load and they were glad to have them! http://www.fabmo.org

  • Pumpkin Cheesecake Snickerdoodles

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    This recipe was forwarded to me by Eli, a nurse in our emergency department. Even though I chilled the dough all day, it was too soft to be able to seal it around the filling and roll into a ball. I had to scoop balls of dough onto a plate covered in plastic wrap. I…