Laurel

doctor, mother, music enthusiast, runner/swimmer, environmentalist and cat lady

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I like being able to make people feel better.

"Check Out" is fun because it's so different from my day job.

I'm worried about what my mom is going to think.

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All of my doctor friends have at least one story of being sued.

I love being outside.

But I do both.

I have also struggled with feelings of resentment and being overwhelmed.

This was the first time doing the Brooklyn 1/2.

She jumped up, hugged me, and said I was the best mom ever.

I ended up with 10 super excited girls!

Sabina was so excited for camp.

It takes a lot of concentration.

The problem is, because I'm pretty impatient, I am not the greatest teacher.

While I chose not to live apart from my husband and kids, I have been meticulous about shedding my work skin as soon as I get home--clogs outside, wash hands, pour big glass of wine, head for shower...