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“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.”  Aesop

Sometimes what you expect will be one of the happiest days of your life ends up being one of the most heartbreaking…  A day that changes your life forever.  1,068 more words

Out of the Trauma Room

So I didn’t last in the trauma room very long.

I didn’t update this blog much, as, honestly, my experience in the emergency department wasn’t that positive. 785 more words

Nursing

My First Day as a Hospice Nurse

“You’d better call off for the day,” my husband said that morning in 1993. “Look outside.”

I looked but I couldn’t see anything. I squinted more and then I saw…snow. 933 more words

Hospice

Genuine Baltic Amber Mom Teething Necklace / Nursing Necklace - Lemon, Cognac Two-tone

Amber is the ancient resin of pine trees. Like diamonds, true amber takes 20-50 million years to be created. The result is an exceptional gem with extraordinary properties. 76 more words

Maureen's story

For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb.                                                                                        My frame was not hidden from you when I was made in the secret place. 999 more words

Mission

To Everyday Adventures

As stated before, I don’t deal well with change. I change often, I crave it, I seek it.  When it actually occurs I go fetal and cry under desks and in dark, damp corners. 420 more words

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Fundamentals

Category: Fundamentals
An ejection sound is a high-pitched, early systolic sound that coincides in timing to the upstroke of the carotid pulse and is usually associated with bicuspid aortic or pulmonic valve disease, or in some patients with aortic or pulmonic root dilation. 14 more words

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