Doctor Wife Life – PGY2

Mar 22

Doctor Wife Life – PGY2

Ch Ch Ch Ch Changes It is incredible to think that the last post I fully dedicated to this topic was over a year ago. My husband, Spencer, is over half way through his medical residency. Some days go by quickly, others last a mere eternity. Some things have drastically changed, while others remain the same. One huge change for me is that I retired this past May...

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Today Will Be Different – Maria Semple

Mar 19

Today Will Be Different – Maria Semple

This book was a huge disappointment for me, especially since I was a big fan of Maria Semple’s Where’d You Go, Bernadette?  Maybe it wouldn’t have been such a letdown if I hadn’t loved her previous book so much. Eleanor Flood is an artist living in Seattle. She is married to Joe, a celebrity doctor of sorts, and mother to Timby, a...

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Dead Letters – Caite Dolan-Leach

Mar 18

Dead Letters – Caite Dolan-Leach

I liked the idea of this book (another Book of the Month Club selection) more than the actual book. Please allow me to explain. Ava rushes home from grad school in Paris to upstate New York because her twin, Zelda, has been burned alive in the family barn, located on their winery. After being home a short time, Ava receives an email from Zelda. So, is her sister...

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The Passenger – Lisa Lutz

Mar 14

The Passenger – Lisa Lutz

The best thing I can say about this book by Lisa Lutz is that it got me through an 11-hour day of jury duty. The book starts off with “Tanya” finding her husband dead at the bottom of the stairs. Like all normal wives, she packs a bag, cleans out the bank accounts, and hits the road. “Tanya” goes on the run from one town to the next. She...

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