Lupus has started to get some attention recently and it is a good thing! It’s important that everyone is aware of what Lupus is, and what happens to people with this disease. Unfortunately, many people with Lupus suffer in silence, because people just don’t understand. If you have watched the news lately or keep up… Continue reading What is Lupus? (Selena Gomez is a Warrior!)
There are some days where my motivation is no where to be found. A whole day will go by and I look back and remember, there was a whole lot of things I wanted to accomplish. Instead I got lost in the abyss of Netflix or here lately crafting! So I have really had to… Continue reading How to stay motivated!
I really need to say this. If you are unhappy, anxious, or otherwise depressed, pick up the bible. It is well worth it, because in the bible there is a God who loves you and gives you a comfort only he can provide. At the beginning of the year, I reached a really low point. My… Continue reading Bible Verses: Anxiety/Fear, God is in control!
Welcome to part 3 of my nursing career story, thus far! So, I decided after being in long-term care for awhile I needed to go back to nursing school, to get my Registered Nursing License (RN). Also, the drama of the ADON and her crazy ways, finally had taken it's toll. The bad part was,… Continue reading Nursing School (Drop-out) Part 3
I have returned to work, and I am back on night shift. Aside from the crazy sleep schedule, I really do enjoy night shift. There is always a certain quirkiness among us night shifters, and we just seem to all get along so well. It really works better for my work life. My home life,… Continue reading The Night Shift…
Nursing is a hard profession! There are highs and lows, and it isn't for the faint of heart! When I started in nursing and still today, it was for the clients. Really, throughout my nursing career I really didn't have any issues with my clients. It's just the healthcare system itself is rigged against the… Continue reading New Journey in Nursing & Life!
Bullying is something we hear about in the news a lot in relation to schools. Something we don't necessarily associate bullying with is the workforce, in-particular the field of nursing. On the surface why would you, we are a group of professionals, who had to go through some strenuous training to make it out the… Continue reading Nurse bullies: Is it an epidemic and how to stand-up!
I would rather work (insert any other job here) than nursing. Or maybe, I should have went to school for this or that? Have you ever had those thoughts? If you have your not alone. I have had many of conversations among nurses. We are sitting around the nurses station dreaming about selling seashells down… Continue reading I would rather Work…than nursing!
Well after the sad story of part 2 of my nursing career, I figured we could all use a laugh! Really, laughter for me has been a god send! Comedy and humor has got me through some of the darkest times in life. So I bring to you several of these memes that I have… Continue reading Funny Nursing Memes
I hit the ground running with my resume in hand. I had decided in nursing school that I wanted to work in the hospital setting. I want to start out in medical surgical nursing, and really get a good skill set. That was the thinking when I first started nursing school. Now medical surgical nursing… Continue reading Part 2 My first job! ( I can change the world)