One of my favorite sayings is, “Put on your big girl panties and deal with it.” I just don’t like when I have to take my own advice. I’ve met so many wonderful people since I started nursing school. Some have graduated and moved onto their nursing careers and they have remained my friends and … More Nursing School Friendships
The biggest waste of money in nursing school is… No, not ATI… but all-white nursing shoes. Dear God, these things are hideous. I really think much of the uniformity of nursing school is old-fashioned. At least they don’t make us wear the white, starched nursing dresses anymore! Anyway, I digress… As part of our uniform, … More Nursing Shoes, aka Torture Devices
Oh man, I LOVED these videos when I was getting ready to go into nursing school. There’s so many options for adorable accouterments for your nursing school clinical bag! The leopard print scissors, the purple neon pen light, the styling’ fanny pack for all your alcohols wipes, finger sticks, and (shhh!) saline flushes. What items … More Everyone else is doing it, so… “What’s In My Clinical Bag?!”
First of all, HI! I’m a 39-year old nursing student from Northern California. For the past 5 years, I’ve been learning the virtues of patience and understanding by doing two things: becoming a stepmom and applying for nursing school. So, what’s with Veruca Salt? Well, you’d have to have seen the original ‘Willy Wonka … More What’s with the Veruca Salt reference?