Somedays I just want to give up. Today is certainly one of them. Constantly studying day in and day out, missing weddings/graduations, family events, going days without makeup and keeping my hair is a sloppy bun while ignoring taking care myself entirely and still not seeing any progress in my grades has really got me … Continue reading Push Through 😞
Cheers to officially being 6 months in and 2 weeks away from the halfway mark, but "BURNT OUT" is the only phrase that can 110% capture my feelings right now. The Summer I term has been absolutely killer. Two back to back 12 hour clinical days, 7 credits of MedSurg II, 2 credits of Pharm … Continue reading BURNT OUT🔥
"I'm not here to be a nurse- I'm only here because I have to get a BSN for CRNA or NP school" 🙄🙄🙄 The number of times I've heard that and tried to hold myself back from making a face of disgust and rolling my eyes. Let me get this straight. I have nothing against ambitious people … Continue reading “I’m not here to be a nurse”
Having been in the "spotlight" on social media and working retail for a large part of my life, I'm used to negative criticism and harsh comments. I really do think I have a thick skin when it comes to handling "hatemail" but one comment tends to keep bothering me every now and then. Being called … Continue reading “Just a bimbo” 🙄
It's been approximately 1 month since I began nursing school in January and I've been getting a lot of questions on how I feel about it. It's been a rough start given I had a couple issues right at the start of school. For example, my scrubs didn't come in due to a sizing backorder … Continue reading Nursing School! Month 1/14
This weekend, I turned 23. I can't tell you how many people have said the following: "What you're only 23?! That's so young! You have so much time!" I know people try to mean it as a compliment and ease me out of worrying about my age, but honestly, my life today is completely different from … Continue reading A Letter to my “Younger Self”
Today I met up with a friend from my time as a South Asian bridal model. One of the perks of being a model was meeting amazing people, some of whom were local! I'm not really one to attend every invitation to a social gathering, thus the select few people I do spend my time … Continue reading It’s okay to talk!