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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Simple Holiday Look ~

I know this time of year is crazy for most people, so I like to simplify my makeup look all while still feeling pretty and pulled together. I know it may look like a lot, but it is so quick and to the point that you could pretty much be out the door in 20…

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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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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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30 Day Self-Care Challenge | Day 3

Ok so I’m genuinely surprised how hard this is to remember to make time for myself to do about 20 minutes worth of self care in my entire day. But it is such an amazing feeling as I do this list and that I am learning not to judge good or bad reports on my…

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Just a Reminder

A short note: Valentine’s day doesn’t define you if you are single, or with a partner, or causal. It’s just a day for love. So love your other, love your friends, love your family and celebrate the good times with whoever you feel like. You are strong and amazing – definitely love yourself.

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Day 14/15/16 * Minimalist Challenge

Day 14 – Digitize This is about scanning old photos, downloading music or changing documents to digital. But for me this is already done – almost all my stuff is digital. Day 15 – Finances This is a huge thing for me. Buying the unnecessaries and spending on the wants not needs. I have learned…

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2017 Goals and Hopes

How do you define success? Is it losing 10 pounds or is it being comfortable in your body? Ideally we think ok set this goal and than I will be.. happy, confident, satisfied, etc. But it’s the “than I’ll be..” that gets us tied up in a pattern of frustration. Why don’t we set ourselves…

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Day 8/9/10 of 21 * Minimalist Challenge

Day 8 – Beliefs We belief a lot of things told to us growing up and what we see around us. Get the house. Get the nice car. Ou get that gold watch. But what should be believe, what is real value? Real value is family, and friends and time spent doing things we love…

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