Holidays, Finishing School, Self Care

So that’s it. I am officially a practical nursing graduate. I am done done done. For those of you not counting, I have been in post-secondary for the last 6.5 years. And I’m not a doctor. I have a BSc. in Biology and Psychology and now a diploma in practical nursing. I will be writing…

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Goodbye 2017, Where are you 2018?

In less than 2 weeks we will be in the new year. I can’t believe that, I felt like going into 2017 I only saw huge mountains to climb and now it’s already 2018 – what happened? I am an avid YouTube watcher (it’s addicting) but one of my favourite motivational/organizational channels is Lavendaire. I…

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Nursing Student Life

They say everything is about balance, and that couldn’t be truer. But there are some challenges we face that really through us for a curve ball on the balanced path. I’m about to finish up my first year of becoming an RPN (registered practical nurse), also known as a licensed practical nurse in a lot…

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Treading Water and Health

So I have been in the full throttle of being a student and an adult. Although I’m very lucky because I still live at home and am being supported through my education – so I am a full time student and not working – let me repeat, I am┬ávery lucky. I am a nursing student,…

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Well School Is Something

Hello again! I have been gone for so long because my school semester started up in early September. And oh boy has it been a whirlwind. Don’t get me wrong, I am absolutely loving it (except pathology) but every accomplishment and learning moment is a moment I’m closer to becoming a nurse. Something I no…

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When Is Summer?

Hello lovlies, I have been gone and hiding behind a textbook for the last little while. I am in my last 2 weeks of my first semester of practical nursing – I am obsessed with my future profession. But holy cow is it work. I miss writing and my outlet though and wanted to take…

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Time Managing for Adults

So I have previously stated I graduated but am now back in school. I’m in full-time nursing and working part-time. Not to mention I’m commuting about 30-45 min one way to school. So how do we manage as adults? As an adult we don’t have the option to void all responsibilities and just focus on…

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Out the Door in 3 Minutes

Sometimes we wake up late and sometimes we just seem to run out of time but we need go-to’s to feel put together in a hurry. I have broken it down to a 3 minute routine with only 3 products. It is my essentials – mascara, concealer, lipstick – that’s it. I used the Clinique…

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How I Organize Life

Life get’s busy – especially around the holidays. I’m also going back to school in January for nursing! But this adds to the stress. So here are some tips on how I organize my life. I’m huge into agendas, phone apps and a calendar I can see from my bed so I can always write…

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Ready In Under 5 Minutes//Full Coverage

So as touched on before I’ve been having some anxiety and depression, I’m also unmotivated some days to wear any makeup. There is also the side of waking up late and having no time to get ready. So here is how I get ready in under 5 minutes WITH full coverage. Neutrogena Moisture Oil-Free Moisturizer…

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