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”
When you work in a pharmacy for 2 years and still say silly things like "Eliquis? Isn't that like Warfarin?" 🙃 I want to start reviewing medications for NCLEX/clinicals/myself so I'm going to do a #medmonday Eliquis is used to treat various types of blood clots such as clots from atrial fibrillation, deep vein thrombosis, … Continue reading MedMonday: Eliquis (Apixaban)
The most common advice I've been receiving from former nursing students has been to stay organized! In undergrad, the most I did in terms of "organizing" was put handouts into separate folders and write down notes in separate notebooks, but I always ended up becoming disorganized really easily and misplacing notes etc. This definitely became … Continue reading Staying Organized! 📓📝
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!
After much anticipation, my first stethoscope finally came in today! The package was delayed due to the holidays, but I finally got it! I purchased the Littmann Classic III after speaking to various former/current nursing students. And the very first thing I did was check my own heartbeat and lung sounds. My mini thought process … Continue reading Stethoscope
Every year, we grow older and we get wiser, and our goals get bigger. I used to make standard resolutions (workout everyday, eat healthy, do laundry more frequently etc.) every year and I had a difficult time adhering to them. This year I don't plan on making "resolutions" but rather keeping myself accountable to … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions//2017 Reflections