Is Nursing a Good Career For Moms?

Is nursing a good careers for moms? Here are benefits and considerations to think about for moms considering the nursing profession…

7 Ways To Beat Nurse Burnout

Are you a nurse who feels exhausted, anxious, or dreads going to work? If so, you too may be experiencing burnout. Here are 7 tips to beat nurse burnout that can help you overcome this chronic, stressful state and learn to thrive again…

My “About Me” Page and Our Huffington Post Interview

A journalist at the Huntington Post contacted me about a month ago through my blog.  She asked if my husband and I would be interested in being interviewed for a piece that she was doing about what it was like being married to an ER nurse.   Of course I said yes…

Must-Have Items To Pump At Work

What are the must-have items to pump at work that you really need? After successfully pumping as an ER nurse in a very busy level 1 trauma center for the last 4 months I have narrowed down my pumping needs supply list to include the most important necessities. Find out what pumping items made the cut…

The 7 Most Important Nurse Supplies You Need

What are the coolest and most important nurse supplies you need as a nurse? This list is great if you are looking for gifts for nurses or if you are just looking to keep your professional nurse game on point! To be professional and prepared, here are the 7 coolest and most important nurse supplies you need to kill it as a nurse…

Nurse Moms are Incredible Humans

Being a nurse is hard work.  Being a Mom is hard work.  Add the two together and you have one incredibly hard-working, bad ass, multitasking superhero with skills that can actually save lives…

Get Yourself A Baby Sleep Trainer Now You Crazy Lady!

I hired a professional sleep trainer to help me get my 5 month old to sleep through the night.  (And, lets be real: to keep me from completely morphing into a full-fledged, crazy-eyed, ultra sleep-deprived, zombie mom on the verge of passing out at any moment!) Learn how hiring a baby sleep trainer and creating a “room within a room” is giving me my sanity back…

Travel Nurses Need Yoga To Stay Healthy!

If you know anything about me at all, you know that I absolutely LOVE yoga (its a little obsessive actually).  Which is why am thrilled I had the opportunity to write a guest post for a travel nursing blog titled 3 Very Important Reasons Why Travel Nurses Need Yoga…

8 Ways Nurses Can Stay Healthy

Nurses NEED to put themselves first so they have the stamina and good health to care for their patients and families.  This is non-negotiable. When nurses make their own well being a priority our families get a better version of us, we have the energy and stamina to keep up with heavy patient workloads, and we have better relationships with our spouses and friends. Most of all, healthy nurses are happier…

How To Pump At Work As A Nurse

I have been successfully pumping as an ER nurse in a very busy level 1 trauma center for the last two months.  Here are 9 tips for successfully pumping as a registered nurse who works 12 hour shifts…