I remember a lecturer at university saying to me 'I'm a big believer in baths. If you ever have a problem, or need to mull something over -take a bath. In fact I've rarely been in a situation that's not been made better by a bath." This guy really loved baths. He definitely loved baths… Continue reading Relaxation – Baths are the best.
Our quiz night has been cancelled this bank holiday weekend. We go every Sunday and I love it. It's always guaranteed to cheer me up, full of lots of laughs and valuable friend time. It's got me thinking. I saw a post today from @kennygibsonNHS saying: "Be brave enough to be bad at something new" https://twitter.com/kennygibsonnhs/status/1119800648982323200… Continue reading Go on – try something new! If you fail, celebrate.
Feel free to think I'm crazy. After all, I am writing this blog post night shift. I was thinking today about scientific and medical developments and wondering what will nursing and medicine look like in 50 years? Things change so quickly and things that we did 50 years ago would be frowned upon now and… Continue reading Post night shift thoughts on what nursing will look like in 50 years!
It’s a question I’ve been asking myself lately. A year ago I would have said ' Hello, my name is Emily and I’m a nurse.’ Now, I’ve been asking the question more deeply – what do I like to do, what annoys me, what gets me going and what are my goals! I feel I’m… Continue reading How Well Do You Know Yourself?
So, I'm new to this whole blogging thing. My name is Emily and I've been qualified as a nurse for 2 years now. I fell into nursing accidentally. When I was growing up I knew I wouldn't like an office job and I wanted to help people. After my a-levels, I topped up my UCAS… Continue reading This is me.