It's official... summer is over! Time for back to school shopping, setting those early alarms, Starbucks study sessions, and 8 hour lectures. Everyone has their ways of preparing for the upcoming semester and school year. This is my *final semester of nursing school. It's crazy because this is my last semester of preparing for a… Continue reading Preparing for the Upcoming Semester
Day 12 of the #NurseBlogger challenge When did I decide I wanted to be a nurse? A question I get asked quite frequently is why I chose nursing. I didn't always want to be a nurse. For the longest time I wanted to be a teacher. Since I was a kid I would play school… Continue reading Why Nursing? -Pre RN
Using this as my day 5 of the #NurseBlogger challenge. Clinical is the times during the semester when you get to play nurse. Many times clinical instructors are strict and expect a lot of you, just like in the workplace. You are expected to dress correctly, act professionally, and be prepared with all the required… Continue reading 5 Must Haves for Clinical
I decided to jump on the bandwagon and follow the 30 day #NurseBlogger challenge! 1 blog post per day for the next 30 days! Let's have a kick-ass August. This is a big month for me as I begin my *last* semester of nursing school! I'm excited and I'm nervous, but I'm so ready for… Continue reading Why “Scrubs and Swimsuits”?
This journey has been stressful, for sure, but I've actually enjoyed being a student in this profession. This picture was taken almost 2 years ago on my first day of nursing school and it's quite amazing to see how much I've grown since I started. Nursing school is very hard. I was 17 years old… Continue reading 10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Nursing School