Learning to Grow From Failure
One Blog Post at a Time
It is the end of February, cases seem to be plateauing in many areas, and we now have approval for a third COVID vaccine. As I did in my previous articles on the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines, I will discuss the use of this specific vaccine, dosing, efficacy, and side effect profiles. I will NOTContinue reading “Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine Review”
In the Fall of 2020, there was a growing concern in the medical community that a winter of rising COVID cases plus the expected Flu season would throw our resources over the edge. There were several communities where ICU beds were at capacity, cases were rising with no end in sight, and the death tollContinue reading “Where Did All the Flu Go?”
Finding time in our days to get everything accomplished is not always easy. It is sometimes impossible. But how do we find ways to better manage our time? Check out this week’s blog post to find some tips and tricks on how you can start doing this TODAY.
One of the most exciting times in a young Cub Scout’s life is getting to participate in the Pine Wood Derby. This year will be a little different due to COVID, making the racing virtual. However, last year was a show. There were a lot of awesome cars, both fast and creative in their builds.Continue reading “Building an X-Wing Derby Car – Cause That is What a Dad Is For”
I finally finished my COVID vaccine series this last Tuesday (as per the excited photo used in this post). I restrained from posting the obligatory photo of me getting the vaccine, my Band-Aid, my vaccination card, etc, this time around. The purpose was I wanted to see HOW I responded to the vaccine first, andContinue reading “My Experience With the Pfizer COVID Vaccine”
COVID Virus Variants – How Does This Affect You? (also what to think about all those reported vaccine reactions…)
I have been patiently waiting to type anything on the viral variants we continue to hear about in the news, since it seems like every day there is something new out there to discuss. In this article I hope to help ease some concerns over the mutations that may be arising as well as betterContinue reading “COVID Virus Variants – How Does This Affect You? (also what to think about all those reported vaccine reactions…)”
Last week I wrote up a post on Pfizer’s mRNA vaccine safety data, and this week we were gifted with Moderna’s information as well. The vaccine goes up for Emergency Use Approval on 12/17/2020. Below is a quick synopsis of the safety data provided. If you are still unsure about WHAT these vaccines are all about, you canContinue reading “Moderna mRNA Vaccine and Reported Side Effects”
Disclaimer: Although I am a medical professional, the information below is for your education only and not meant to be medical advice. Please consult with your physician to determine if you are safe to receive any current or future vaccines involving SARS-CoV-2. On (12/10/2020), the CBER and VRBPAC will meet to discuss emergency use ofContinue reading “Pfizer mRNA Vaccine and Reported Side Effects”
Addendum: I accidentally used the term “effectiveness” rather than “efficacy” when discussing the vaccines below – this has been edited. That is what happens when you type things up at 11 PM…yay for being imperfect. With Thanksgiving a week behind us and Christmas around the corner, there has been a lot of discussion on travelContinue reading “The Vaccine”
Our boys have been complaining lately about the lack of Christmas décor on the outside of our home. It isn’t even Thanksgiving yet. We have not put up lights up to this point, as I don’t want to shell out money to have someone else climb my roof and hang lights for the next monthContinue reading “DIY Christmas Decorations with Wood Scraps”
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