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Our Dreamy Desert Engagement Session

Our Dreamy Desert Engagement Session

I realize this post is long overdue but hey, wedding planning is chaos right? I also wanted to keep these pictures somewhat private until our save the dates were out to build up the suspense you know? Cause I’m sure you guys haven’t been able […]

Skincare Faves from Winter to Spring

Skincare Faves from Winter to Spring

If you know me, you know my face is drier than the Phoenix desert. And I am NOTORIOUS for buying and trying the latest, most talked-about beauty products that promise the best. Regardless of where you live, winter can really dry out your skin! So […]

How to Get a JOB after Nursing School

How to Get a JOB after Nursing School

How to get a job after nursing school as a new graduate RN – resume tips, interview skills.

Stop Nurse Bullying

Stop Nurse Bullying

Well isn’t it just sad I have to write a post about this topic. Nursing might consistently rank the most trusted profession by the community year after year, however – it is also considered extremely high risk for lateral violence. For those of you who haven’t heard […]

Organizational Tips for the ICU

Organizational Tips for the ICU

Hey everyone! I’ve gotten a few requests for a post on how to plan out and organize your ICU shift for beginners. This post can definitely apply to experienced ICU nurses however, I wanted to tailor this post more towards the novice ICU nurse, still […]

Our Engagement Story

Our Engagement Story

The story of us didn’t start out so romantic, but hey it’s me we’re talking about. Two years ago, one of my best friends was getting married and everyone had flown in to Phoenix. I had been hearing about Christopher from my friend for a […]

Why You Should Go to NTI

Why You Should Go to NTI

NTI (National Teaching Institute) is an annual critical care nursing conference through AACN that gathers nurses from all over America. It’s basically like Disneyland for ICU nurses. Ok… maybe not that great, but it’s pretty close. There’s over 300 educational sessions offering over 37.5 CEUs, over 400 […]

Nurses Week Gift Ideas

Nurses Week Gift Ideas

Nurses week is around the corner! May 6-12th. I figured I would put together a list of gift ideas for coworkers, a preceptor, yourself mostly… Cause it really is a week to celebrate and treat yourself (or others). Our job is HARD. I have an […]

My First Code Blue

My First Code Blue

Code Blue. The two most anxiety-provoking words to any nurse. When you’re a new nurse, the thought of your patient coding is always a lingering fear. When’s it going to happen to me..? Will I freeze? What if they don’t make it? If you think […]

10 Things You MUST Know Before Nursing School

10 Things You MUST Know Before Nursing School

Whether you’ve been accepted into nursing school or are thinking about nursing as a career, nursing school usually places most students in a shock state pretty quickly. I knew I wanted to work in the medical field throughout high school and had heard nursing school […]