Jy and I just returned from Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah. We had a neuropsychological evaluation completed. It was an amazing experience. I’ve been a nurse for sixteen years (I’m getting old 😮.), and Primary Children’s Hospital is a model hospital of how healthcare should be. It is not always the big things … More Be Picky: How to Get a Positive Experience with Healthcare
How much can you endure before you crack? Survival of the fittest goes back to the scientist, Charles Darwin. His theory of evolution by natural selection indicates that species which can adapt to their environment are more likely to survive over species which can’t. There are limited resources available in an environment, which promotes competition … More Survival of the Fittest
It was my birthday yesterday 🎂 🎉 and what a great way to celebrate it with a blog collaboration! Collaboration with a Purpose is back! Our first collaboration was on Coping with LOSS. We had 10 different bloggers post on the topic of loss in hopes to reach anyone who may have been struggling with … More Birthday and Blog Collaboration!
Growing up, I used to hate my scar on my right leg. I would try to hide it with my other leg. I fell through a sliding glass door when I was about three years old. I always thought my scar from this incident looked like a track runner jumping over a hurdle. I used … More What Scars Do You Hide Behind?
I recently visited Northern Arizona University for a football camp with my son (remember, when my car blew up!). I love the forests around everywhere. I took some time to read in the woods and enjoy nature. We don’t have much of it in Las Vegas. Alone time is important, and many of us don’t … More The Amazing Benefits of Solitude
What is your passion? Passion is “a strong feeling of enthusiasm or excitement for something or about doing something.” Are you letting anything hold you back from your passion? How does being passionate about what you do affect you? Here is a little science behind passion. Science Behind Passion Harmonious passion helps with psychological well-being … More The Science Behind Passion: Don’t Give up
I was driving home on Father’s Day, 6-18-17, from a football camp at Northern Arizona University. I was in Boulder City, NV coming up a hill. I heard a pop, and my van wouldn’t accelerate. I have (really had!) a 2014 Honda Odyssey. I pulled over because I thought I had a flat tire. Smoke … More There Are Still Many Great People in This World