Saving unhappily vs. Spending happily: How to find your balance!

Saving unhappily vs. Spending happily: How to find your balance!

Having your cake and eating it too: Recently, I caught-up one of my best girlfriends, who is a very successful professional, with 3 elementary aged daughters, and a working and supportive husband, who says to me….  “I look around at all my mom-friends and everyone seems to be living in big homes, driving new fancy cars, and going away on vacation every other month and I am just working all the time, trying to catch my breath, save a penny…

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Oliver swags 2

Oliver swags 2

Dogs are born with all of life’s important lessons; live simply, love generously, care deeply, speak kindly, we humans live typically 7 times longer to in order to learn these important lessons, and sadly, many never do.  That is why their lives are so short, so love your puppy every minute of every day.

GIGO: Garbage in = Garbage out vs. Good in = Good out

GIGO: Garbage in = Garbage out vs. Good in = Good out

GIGO:  Garbage in = Garbage out I first learned this term when I during my internal medicine training while I was an intern rotating in the Intensive Care Unit.  I had the Pulmonary Critical Care attending who would use this term, when we were presenting patient cases to him, except, he defined GIGO as: Garbage in = Garbage out.  While this made sense at the time, meaning he was only able to interpret the patient’s medical problem and current day’s…

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Financial freedom is a mind set, not a rule

Financial freedom is a mind set, not a rule

At least that is what I keep telling myself since I’m a late realizer of even beginning to understand this concept for my life.  I started, as mentioned, in the traditional route lectured to me by my parents…”marry a nice doctor”.  🙂 just kidding, but not.  I should have headed that advice, instead, the D.O.er in me, became a doctor.  So silly of me!  Anyways,  I have spent the last several months, after 2.5 years in practice, just beginning to…

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