Nursing Notes

4 Secrets to Being a Better Nurse

“It works! It works!” cried my patient. Earlier, I had reset her tablet. It wasn’t working. She was very worried because she was already bored to death lying in her bed. “This doesn’t have to do with my sickness, but you looked smart,” she explained as she handed me the non-cooperative device. Her enthusiasm at… Continue reading 4 Secrets to Being a Better Nurse

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What I wish my church could learn from Paradox Church

My siblings and I have a fascination with attending churches that are outside of our denomination.  We once went to the Baptist church and they member thought that we were greeters! I was pretty disappointed when I heard that my siblings had visited the a Catholic Church and a Jehovah Witnesses meeting hall when I… Continue reading What I wish my church could learn from Paradox Church

Musings

The time I accidentally got on the wrong side of a Social Justice Movement

I rarely get on the wrong side of social justice movements since I am a black woman –probably one of the least statistically privileged group of people on the planet. I am covered by both the #BlackLives matter movement and the #MeToo movement. I really should know better too. I have felt that twinge of… Continue reading The time I accidentally got on the wrong side of a Social Justice Movement

adulting

How to Throw a Successful Party

I am sure that there is a misconception that you simply throw some food and people together. Then, voila! A party emerges. Very funny! I might add a disclaimer. I am not at great party planner; however, I learned a lot from the experts as I planned a party for my grandmother earlier this month. Personalize… Continue reading How to Throw a Successful Party