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Nights off When you Work Nights

For those of you who don’t know, I am a night shift ER nurse. I go in at 6:30pm and come home at 7:30 in the morning. I typically work 4 to 5 nights a week, typically 2 on, 1 off, and repeat. I won’t always work these type of hours, but right now it… Continue reading Nights off When you Work Nights

Life · Nursing

Life as a new Nurse

I did it... I graduated, passed my boards, and landed my dream job as an ER nurse. So, what is life like as a new grad RN? I think my friend said it best with this meme. Every. Single. Day. And honestly, the feelings of being overwhelmed continue to get worse as you progress through… Continue reading Life as a new Nurse

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NCLEX Celebratory Dinner Outfit

After passing my boards, my wonderful in-laws decided to treat my husband and I to dinner. My favorite restaurant in the city is a lovely little place called Decca, which specializes in New American cuisine. I wanted to do my makeup and pick an outfit that really highlighted my hair, which I am still obsessed… Continue reading NCLEX Celebratory Dinner Outfit