Happy Nurses Week

      May 6-12, 2016 was Nurses Week. How has being a nurse influenced my writing? When nurses go to work, we don’t just clock in and out and go through the motions of our job. We are given the great responsibility to intimately care for the sick. Often the most important aspect of … More Happy Nurses Week

Lead By Example

Being a parent is the hardest job and the greatest responsibility many people will ever have. With almost every decision I make, I think about how that decision will affect my kids. As parents we often feel guilty. Did I not spend enough time with my children today? Did I not read to them? Did … More Lead By Example

The Attitude of Gratitude Through the Eyes of a Child

All my nursing experience is in the area of pediatrics. I LOVE working with children. I have been asked on numerous occasions, “How can you take care of sick children? Doesn’t it break your heart?” At times, my heart was broken into pieces. I grieved with a couple who held their five month old baby … More The Attitude of Gratitude Through the Eyes of a Child