How I Became A CNA And Why You Should Too

Hey y’all,

Long time no talk! It’s always something over at my house that is keeping me busy. But I’m finally sitting down to write a couple of posts.

Nursing school is a big decision. I didn’t know that I was called to be a nurse until half way through my senior year. I’d been looking at schools with more liberal arts focus, so deciding to go to a nursing school meant I had to look for new schools. It was a big deal for me. I’m sure if you are applying/going to nursing school you will understand this struggle. Continue reading

Get to Know Me

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So I thought now would be a good time to share a little bit about myself.

I’m a 19 year old rising sophomore nursing student. I am a certified nursing assistant who works in people’s homes and I love it! I go to a college in Philadelphia, but I’m originally from NC. I’m a city girl with a country spirit. Like most people, I have a hard time being thankful for what I already have, so this blog is a way for me to share my joys, whatever they may be.

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My Thoughts On My Freshman Year of College

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So it is just about that time of year where school ends and summer begins (cue fanfare!) College has been a complete whirlwind of fun and stress and I just wanted to share my experience with y’all, especially you poor way-over-stressed high school seniors. I swear it gets better. I’m not really sure the best way to go about this, so if it s all over the place I apologize.

College is stressful. Don’t kid yourself. It is. You know it is. Especially as a nursing student. (I tell people that I’m in the school of nursing but my major is suicide…sad, but true.)  Continue reading