Musings of a Nightshift Nurse

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My Tips for Surviving Night Shift

My Tips for Surviving Night Shift

Currently writing to you from the nurse’s station at 0300. Welcome to the night shift. Although there is a constant struggle of merely living your daily life, I do love night shift for a variety of reasons, and don’t plan on leaving the dark side […]

Visiting Nashville for CMA Fest

Visiting Nashville for CMA Fest

Hey everyone! Sorry I’ve been slightly MIA, life has been crazy busy! A few weeks ago I came back from an awesome first trip to Nashville and I’ll give you guys my thoughts on attending the Country Music Awards Festival, as well as some spots […]

A Year In Review – My Hiking Accident

A Year In Review – My Hiking Accident

Wow. I can’t believe it’s really been a year since my hiking accident last summer. To be honest, it seems like it’s been 5 years, as this has definitely been the longest and toughest year of my life. I debated whether or not to post […]

Summer Beauty Trends for 2017

Summer Beauty Trends for 2017

So who else did a massive haul at Sephora for their VIB Rouge sale?! I finally bought some items that have been on my list for awhile and stocked up on some popular summer beauty trends. Here’s what I’ve loved this month! Smashbox’s Be Legendary Liquid […]

Happy National Nurses Week

Happy National Nurses Week

So it’s Nurse’s Week. Every year, this comes around each May, and you usually get a free bag or mug from work as some sort of an appreciation gift for what we do. Aside from the fact that we’ve received like, 5 lunch bags from work […]

Returning to the Bedside After an Injury

Returning to the Bedside After an Injury

Hey guys! So for those of you who are interested,  I’m FINALLY back to work in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit, and so far so good. I was definitely nervous to go back as I had been out of work for almost 10 months, and didn’t […]

April is Donate Life Month

April is Donate Life Month

Alright alright. Not the most uplifting topic, I know. But it can be. And I want to educate you on the importance and relevance of this topic, as well as encourage discussion between your family on the topic of…organ donation. Before you stop reading, PLEASE […]

Dallas/Fort Worth Travel Guide

Dallas/Fort Worth Travel Guide

  I have been wanting to go to Texas majority of my life. FINALLY, I can say I’ve been there and I absolutely loved it! I went there primarily for business and family events so I didn’t have too much time to really wander to […]

Maevn Scrub Review

Maevn Scrub Review

Disclaimer: I received these scrubs for free but all opinions are my own. Let me start out by saying I LOVE these scrubs! I chose to try out Maevn’s “EON” line, which is designed to be breathable and cool. They have almost an athletic feel […]

My Top 5 Beauty Picks for March

My Top 5 Beauty Picks for March

I can’t believe it’s already April. 2017 is flying by and it’s definitely springtime in San Diego. Here are my top 5 beauty products from the month of March. “Full Dry Volume Blast” by Living Proof. I love the brand Living Proof and use many of […]