I remember a time when Friday night meant football games, late night movies and as summer made its way in to life late night pool parties and just lots of fun! As a mom my view has changed. I still love going out with my husband and seeing late movies but I'm also a realist… Continue reading Friday Night Lights!!!
I know I'm a grown up and in most situations I can totally handle myself but if a dang hairy spider 🕷plops in my view or in my vicinity I AM GONE!!! You've heard of Chicken Little? Well met me, Mrs. Big Chicken!!! They are multi legged, dangle in your face, crawl on walls, can… Continue reading Chicken A Lot
Over the last few days as I've looked and laughed at the memes, pictures and posts that have spiraled in the aftermath of Senator Walsh's comments. I remember being on the floor. Ignoring my bladder to the point of explosion because I had to take care of my patients needs first. I remember not getting… Continue reading Take Time
This Easter has been different than in years past. This was the first Easter Sunday that I celebrated without my parents in town. Which, until today, did not seem like a big deal but it was. I woke up this morning and realized I didn't have plans and didn't have the desire to make them… Continue reading Gathering Memories
I grew up in a home where you were told to "think before you speak." To consider people's feelings above your own and be kind with what you say. So when Senator Walsh from Washington State decided to state that "nurses spend a considerable amount of time playing cards throughout the day." She did not… Continue reading Think Before You Speak
If there is one thing I have found out about my mental game lately is that it's a work in progress. I know I'm busy in my life but we all are. No matter the excuse there is no reason for anybody to get so down on there self to the point of shutting down.… Continue reading Construction Zone
I have been blessed to find the greatest group of women in my ItWorks group. They are fun, funny and when you need some lifting up they are so good at giving you a leg up. They are a my tribe and I'm so lucky to have found them. I recently received a gratitude journal… Continue reading Tribes
One thing I've noticed lately is how suspicious people have gotten. Nobody believes that people can actually do things for others without an ulterior motive. It's a little nuts. I was once told that people don't think about us nearly as much as we think they do. I find this to be very true. I… Continue reading Suspicious Minds