A Season of Hope

My favorite line in Home Alone by Kate McCallister, “This is Christmas, the season of perpetual hope. And I don’t care if I have to get out on your runway and hitchhike. If it costs me everything I own, if I have to sell my soul to the devil himself, I am going to get … More A Season of Hope


So, I’m a fan girl. Not one of those crazy girls chasing around Justin Bieber, or attending every concert of my favorite band. But a social media nurse personality fan girl. These four nurses have brought so much laughter, wisdom and influence not only into my blogging, but into my nursing career from reading and watching their … More #FanGirl

Gratitude for Nurses

The Joyful Nurse is wishing you and your families the very best Thanksgiving. Give thanks. Enjoy your family. Know that you are appreciated. Nursing is an art: and if it is to be made an art, it requires an exclusive devotion as hard a preparation, as any painter’s or sculptor’s work; for what is the … More Gratitude for Nurses