FLOOM Immune Booster

School season has started and everyone is suffering from cold like symptoms. “FLOOM” is the only thing you need to remember when you need to Immune Boost or dealing with a cough/ cold. These are the best essential oils to help you immune boost and fight your cold before things get worse. Frankincense Frankincense oil …

All About Women’s Health

Women’s health is super important and these facts will help you know when to panic or just relax. There is a lot of research on the internet. This will be a quick but informative guide to touch base on common issues women can possibly be dealing with.  Breasts Starting from the top. Breast examination is…

Code Blue and Other Hospital Codes Explained

When you’re at the hospital there are numerous codes being called over the intercom. Codes and their color allow the trained professionals to be notified that they are needed in a certain area and what to expect upon arriving. Code Blue/Priority 1 Cardiac Arrest, Respiratory Arrest, sudden or severe drop in blood pressure, trauma alerts,…

Flu season? Quick 4 Ingredient Immune Booster

Just in time for flu season. Ditch the toxic store bought “Emergen-C” packs that make you’re immune system work harder. So you’ve had a hectic schedule and the time change is taking a toll on you and now to add to it all, you feel like you’re getting sick. I usually keep turmeric and ginger…

5 Tips for a Healthy Shift

The usual shift can be 12- 13 hours if you calculate lunch and driving time. This can be very draining to the body especially if you’re working multiple shifts in a row. Setting up a successful plan to stay healthy is important. Here are tips to prepare you to become healthier and more energetic for…

10 Essential Tips for the Emergency Nurse

Emergency Nursing can be a very challenging specialty. It is not made for the faint of heart. I have worked as an ED nurse for about 3 years. I started right after graduating nursing school. I came from having no experience in the medical field to the ED which can be overwhelming. I thank my…

DIY Hair Mask for Longer & Thicker Hair

I am sure we all had amazing hair as a child. As we age, stress out or physically and chemically test our hair; we lose the natural shine and thickness we used to have. I have figured out the hair thickening mask from mother nature. Ingredients : One stem of Aloe stripped of green skin layer…

Stomach Flu Natural Remedy

Stomach flu symptoms can be very debilitating. You can be glued to your bathroom for quite some time.  Instead of taking the average over the counter remedies to stop the symptoms I have created a blend of oils to help cope with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. You never want to take something to make this…

Chronic Fatigue and Anxiety Relief

Fatigue and anxiety are common symptoms we all struggle with.  The prescription anti-anxiety medications can make you very drowsy and the long-term side effects are known to cause dementia. And if you’re using coffee for your fatigue you’re probably still exhausted but with an increased heart rate.  Hence, more anxiety. Anxiety and chronic fatigue are…

10 Best Healing Crystals

Let’s get stoned. Here is a great guide for beginning to dabble into the world of healing crystals. Now stop being skeptical for a bit and truly believe the amazing properties these stones have. These crystals are in constant vibration and attract certain energies from the universe. Clear Quartz: clears the mind. Rose Quartz: cultivates…

8 Sleep Strategies for the Night Shift Nurse

Let’s talk about re-wiring your circadian rhythm. While everyone you know is sleeping and you’re awake saving lives; it can be hard to find restful sleep and keep a healthy work/ personal life balance. Sleeping during the day and working at night can be a huge struggle to function on your days on and off of work. Here are…

DIY Natural Teeth Whitening

Coconut Oil for a brighter smile The most effective and cheapest teeth whitener is coconut oil pulling. I used to always have bleaching trays done at the dentist. My teeth would always feel sensitive until the next day and the pain of it accidentally getting on your gums is unbearable. The expensive light treatments done…

DIY Natural Mosquito Repellent

Just in time for the hot and humid summer season. Mosquitoes are definitely on the rise. Not only do they carry a wide array of diseases but scratching these bites can be quite bothersome. Here is a quick and simple way to repel these pests naturally. Ingredients: Small spray bottle 2/3 water 6 drops Citronella…

10 Tips For The New Nurse

Welcome to the finish line. Congrats new grad. Now you’re out on the field and you’re like a deer in headlights. Things are rarely done by the book except for sterile technique. You notice medicine is not treated as black or white. It is one big grey area. There are protocols for pretty much everything…

Ultimate Guide to Survive Nursing School and NCLEX

What an exciting time! You have been accepted to nursing school. But, let’s be honest it’s kind of a nightmare. Everything you learned about test taking goes out the window. You have to cram a bunch of information in a few days. You went from having one correct answer, to TWO possible correct answers but…