“The oak fought the wind and was broken, the willow bent when it must and survived.”― Robert Jordan, The Fires of Heaven Has life ever presented you with a challenge so hard that you felt like giving up? Have you ever been placed outside of your comfort zone so much that you had no idea… Continue reading Quote of the Day: Resiliency
The path to becoming a nurse can be exhilarating. From the first decision to step into this career field to the day you walk across that stage at your graduation, you put forth the time, effort, and sacrifice to join one of the most fulfilling careers in the world. There are several programs available at… Continue reading Accelerated vs. Traditional Nursing Programs: The Race to Finish
My mom is one of the most selfless people I know. As she took on the caregiver role for most of the older relatives in the family, I witnessed early on the world of doctors offices, surgeries, and medication regimens. From then on, I developed a natural inclining to help others in need and learn… Continue reading Why Did I Choose Nursing?
“Don’t underestimate the odds of your future pains by overestimating the value of your present pleasures.”Dan Gilbert During a TED Talks titled “Why We Make Bad Decisions”, I couldn’t help but feel ashamed at how careless we can be when making decisions for ourselves. In a world that is ever-changing and options are endless, we… Continue reading Quote of the Day: Choices
“If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.”-Maya Angelou (The Heart of a Woman) This quote reminds me that a dream is never to unreal to be impactful. I’m sure when George Washing Carver began to think of all the possibilities the peanut could produce, people laughed. However, his innovation… Continue reading Quote of the Day: When Life Gives You Peanuts