Crown of a day! Still off cigarettes with my e-cigs.

Tweet I had an awesome day!!! I have not smoked in 17 days, well let me rephrase that. I have not smoked a real cigarette in 17 days. I have been smoking my e-cig. LOVE IT!! The only down side of the day is my man has to work late so I don’t get to […]


7 Reasons to Keep a Guy Around

Tweet   7. Hard to open things- Guys can be invaluable in these situations…and who else could you get to open that jar of pickles at midnight if he wasn’t there? 6. Taking the trash out- I really hate to do this. Isn’t it so much nicer when there is someone else there who will […]

  • September 29th, 2009
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My pet-peeves about patients.

Tweet I just have to say this. Sometimes I just want to slap my patients! Nurses (stereotypically) are generally compassionate people. I have to say I would fall into that category but, there are certain times when I have just had enough and the nice flies right out the window. I am just going to […]


Perks of being a nurse: free medical advice

Tweet The best thing that has ever happened to me as a nurse was meeting my soul mate who just happens to be a nurse as well. I’m not saying that if you go to nursing school and get licensed you to will meet your eternal soulmate. I’m just boasting a little that it happened […]


Are you an apathetic nurse?

Tweet For a recent assignment in my advanced research class, we were to speak to nurses that we work with to see what, if any, nursing journals our coworkers read. Well, I was quite honestly shocked at the results, not only of what I found, but everyone else’s results too. What was discovered was that […]

  • September 22nd, 2009
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Finding a Nursing Job

Tweet Despite the fact that the national news keeps trumpeting nationwide nursing shortages, a lot of nurses – especially new graduates- are having trouble finding jobs. You can look at almost any message board and find people concerned because there are simply no openings, or if there are openings, there are none that want new […]



Tweet This has been one of the worst days of my life! Usually, I’m a pretty happy go lucky girl. I live to love and laugh, and most of the time, I let things roll right off my back. Unfortunately, not today! I really can’t think of one specific thing that lit me up today. […]