Today I bring you stories of two happy victories. Today I will tell you about a bath and a chair.
As many times as I’ve heard myself say, “If I ever settle down it will be with my hearts,” I’ve also heard myself say, “Someday I’d like to go into research.”
Out of the blue I got a text from a friend who is a nurse and has worked with me at two separate employers, both managed care organizations. After a few texts back and forth to catch up the conversation rolled around to work. What can I say except, “It’s a perfect set up? It’s…
Oddly enough, though I have been at odds with my work, it is one of the things I have found myself most thankful for. Despite the fact that my big corporate job didn’t work out I know that adventure is out there!
Sometimes I think life is all about perception. I am often struck by how different my life is than how others perceive it. More often I am struck by the realization that other people’s lives are so different from my own in so many ways. I thought I would share a day in the life of this nurse. Maybe a few examples will help people know what nursing can be like.
After a 6 or 7 year hiatus I find myself back at the bedside at a hospice organization. As I start this post tonight I am working 11PM – 7AM. It occurs to me that I’ve spent so much of my life dealing with illness and death that I can’t help but be acutely…
I think most people have a picture in their mind of what they want their life to be… Their family, friends, home, career, health, finances, etc. The list goes on. A few things in regards to what I said about my career in that first post:
I’ve been a registered nurse (RN) for over twenty years and I am in a bit of a transition phase in my career at the moment. I started out my career working in a hospital on a medical surgical floor with a focus in oncology…. At the same time that I’m finding my direction I am happy to share some education and some good resources for healthy living.