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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2018 so far.

We are 4 months into the year and I thought I would take a look at how my goals are going so far. You can find my full post here,┬áBut I’ll summarize a bit and go over it. So some resolutions include: get into hiking re-starting a yoga practice meditating daily journaling daily listen to…

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Adulting and Other Things

Helloo out there. I feel like it’s been forever since I’ve blogged. But life has been a bit hectic. I’m in my second last semester of nursing, and between class and placements, things have been a little tough. I still love nursing and am so passionate, but it’s so time consuming and takes a lot…

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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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Setting Up My Happy Space

A lot of what I’m coming into is embracing my life and change – while maintaining special spots in the house for myself that just make me plain happy. Today I set up a small office area in preparation for back to school (2 weeks!) where I can store my stuff and printer, have my…

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Goal Setting // What Do You Want In Life?

So I’ve been out for about a week, due to post surgery recovery – not feeling 100% normal but definitely getting there – which is super nice. I’ve done a lot of reflecting and working with a coach on my overall wellness and it has me thinking ‘if I could do anything in the world,…

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NYX Total Control Foundation | Review

I posted a mini haul earlier and this foundation was on my must try list. I wasn’t sure if I would love it because it’s consistency is quite liquified but I thought I’d give it a try. It states that it is buildable coverage and one can build this up based off of how many…

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Throwback Favourite

I recently repurchased an old favourite, my Rimmel London Wake Me Up Foundation (seriously only $11 CAD). Its super light weight yet manages to cover anything I need it too, all while making me look so refreshed. It is very affordable as foundations go and is convenient to pick up most places. It also has…

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Successful Ways to Start the Day ~ Morning Routine

My refined but perfect way to set myself up for success and a zen-ful day. If I can’t do all things I prioritize. So my full list in order includes: wake up depending on my list for the day (between 730-9) meditate ted talk / flipboard articles yoga shower brush teeth/hair coffee feed / let…

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