Lifestyle

10 People You Should Follow On Instagram

Day 23 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! I use Instagram all day, everyday. It's my favorite social media app. There are so many beautiful, inspirational people to check out on Instagram. Many people make a living off of personal branding on social media. It's amazing what social media can do for a person. I want to… Continue reading 10 People You Should Follow On Instagram

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Photo Of Me

Day 18 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! If anyone knows me, you know that I love taking pictures. Of everything. Food, drinks, myself, my friends, my family, nature. Everything. Today I am supposed to pick just one picture of myself! So I picked: Why this picture?  I chose this picture because it's a natural picture of me, which is… Continue reading Photo Of Me

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Ways to Practice Self Care

Day 14 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! As much as we wish it was smooth sailing and sunshine all the days of our life, the truth is...life is hard work. How do you make it through the hard days? Self. Care. That's how. Take care of yourself first! You should be your #1 priority. Self care… Continue reading Ways to Practice Self Care

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Best Advice a Patient Ever Gave Me

Day 11 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! Over the course of my career working as a tech (about 15 months), I have come into contact with thousands of patients: old, young, sick, dying, on drugs, demented, all of the above. My experience as a tech working in the ER has been amazing and I wouldn't change… Continue reading Best Advice a Patient Ever Gave Me

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5 Current Goals

Day 7 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! I am definitely a goal-oriented person. I set goals for myself all the time. At any given time I have "daily goals," "weekly goals," or long-term goals. Creating goals helps me to stay on track for getting myself where I want to be. What are 5 goals that I… Continue reading 5 Current Goals

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Favorite Nursing Quote

Day 3 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! My favorite nursing quote is: "Sometimes I inspire my patients; more often they inspire me." Nursing tugs at your heart in so many ways. Patient stories and circumstances that seem unimaginable to you may have an effect on you emotionally and so often I am inspired by their stories.… Continue reading Favorite Nursing Quote