Capstone in the ED

Capstone is our last clinical experience of nursing school. We spend 120 hours following the same nurse, learning to take over their load and see what it is like to have a full patient load and being the nurse for multiple patients. My capstone, as many of you know was in the Emergency Department. I [...]


The last few drives 

When I first started this drive it took me over 3 hours to get to school. I would leave on Sunday night. I would usually be crying not wanting to leave yet and my mom was usually crying too. It was a serious adjustment. I would go through the little towns on 31 driving 35 [...]


Better Days - Goo Goo Dolls - This is a song that I would sing at the top of my lungs right after my parents got divorced. No matter what had happened. Better days were going to come - and better days did come and have come. - This song is just gives you a [...]

Job Secruity

I was talking to a coworker the other day about how as nurses we will never have to worry about having a job because people will always be sick. But at the same time it is kind of sad that we rely on people being sick to pay our bills. Then I was thinking about [...]