Chicago: Things To Do Around The City

Lead Contributors: Brittany W. and Lilly H. For the girls with the gold hoops and fly hair… Whenever I’m visiting a new city, I do what we all do, I search Google to see which places are the must sees. Most of the time I end up stumbling upon a list that some well-meaning person…

Baldwin.

A look at some of my favorite quotes by James Baldwin… I cannot seem to choose which is my favorite, Toni or James, because the way they string words together is far more brilliant than I can even begin to comprehend. So, today, we’ll do a post for James Baldwin, in honor of the magnificent…

You Asked, I Answered.

1. How did you stay motivated in nursing school? I failed a class, have to repeat it in the fall, and I’m kind of sad. When my mom speaks about me as a little girl, she says I’ve always had very strong opinions, always had something to say, and that I was very competitive and…

The Road To My First Job As An RN

Note: I know,  I know, I need to add a lot more photos and I will, but since its graduation season, I wanted to share my long journey to finding my first job as a nurse. Keep reading! A week had already passed by the time I realized the one year anniversary of my blog…

Nurses & White Coats

So the question is, do registered nurses get to wear white coats??? Yes! In certain roles, they do! At many institutions, APRNs/Nurse Practitioners, nurse/unit directors, nurse managers, assistant nurse managers, clinical nurse leaders, clinical nurse specialists, and clinical educators are all roles in which nurses wear white coats. My main gig is a bedside RN…