We all have our ideas about how our life is supposed to look and when we are supposed to achieve our goals. Some people have their lives so planned out that when those goals aren't achieved at the right age and time they are left feeling empty and unfulfilled. I have been down that path… Continue reading Timing
You all, these last few months have been such a journey for me. As a mom, wife, nurse and a woman of God. Listening to him and learning to trust that all the plans I thought I understood I might not have completely. It's been eye opening and freeing. I realize that I can make… Continue reading Ah Ha!!
This month of May has been a journey for me. Lots of ups and downs and pathways that I never saw coming. However, as I reflect back if I hadn't gone down those paths I wouldn't have learned or grown as much as I have. I still have a lot of work and growth to… Continue reading Roads
My mother was forever trying g to get me to clean my room. Just like any mother would do with any kid, I assume. Once or twice a week she would make her way into my room, shake her head and say "Jami Lynn pick this place up!" Being the typical kid it usually took… Continue reading Sneezed
20 years ago I made the choice that I was going to join one of the most honorable and noble professions in existence today, I was going to become a Nurse. Seven years later as I walked down to the podium and accepted my degree in Nursing I have done my best to live up… Continue reading It’s An Honor
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
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
Croup, for those of you that are unfamiliar with it, is a virus and in kids they develop a nasty cough. The cough is distinctive in it sounds as you believe your child has turned into a barking seal. If that's not horrible enough when that barking seal sound becomes even more concentrated you know… Continue reading A Mother’s Fear