How to Practice Self-Care as a Nurse with Free Printable Checklist!

Are you struggling with separating work and home? Are you feeling burnt-out or like burnout is right around the corner? When was the last time you practiced self-care after spending 40+ hours a week caring for someone else? Unfortunately, we nurses kinda suck at taking care of ourselves. Keep reading to learn how to practice self-care as a nurse and download your FREE printable self-care checklist!

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Q&A | Nursing

What made you pursue nursing? How do you deal with work related anxiety? How did you decide your specialty? recently asked you guys to send me some questions you’ve been wanting me to answer, and you guys sure delivered! I split up the questions into 2 blog posts: one for nursing and one for lifestyle. Keep reading to read my answers to 10 questions you guys asked about Nursing!

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How I Passed NCLEX in 75 Questions

Let me just say that I think it's hilarious that the past 4 years of my undergraduate career, 2 of those years being the ultimate preparation for taking this big bad test, came down to taking just 75 questions. Never mind the thousands of exam questions, practice questions, quizzes, and late nights studying... I just needed to take 75 questions. How anticlimactic is that!?

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How to Ace That Interview

We know it's not as easy as it seems. That's why we're sharing our best tips so you can ace that interview and get that offer! So try these tips, from a (soon-to-be) Labor & Delivery nurse and a Mechanical Engineer, so that you feel and look confident and excited walking into that interview room with your future employer and coworkers.

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How to Survive the First Year of Nursing School

To preface this post: I did not get a 4.0 nor did I figure out the key to ace every pathology/pharmacology exam. I’m only human. First of all, the fact that you made it into a nursing program is a feat of its own! Give yourself a pat on the back – you’ll need a lot of self-appreciation and self-love throughout this season of your life. And yes, actually making it to lecture was a feat of its own some days, and you can sure as hell bet that I treated myself with an iced latte when I did.

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