From Seattle: A Day Trip to Deception Pass State Park + Hiking Oyster Dome

An ideal day trip from Seattle, two of my favorite activities located outside the city are visiting Deception Pass State Park on Whidbey Island, and hiking Oyster Dome south of Bellingham.  It’s once you get out…

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The 8 Day Vacay – Barcelona + Madrid + Southern Spain Itinerary

An alluring destination for people all around the world, Spain is a place that transforms you and makes you feel alive.  The Spanish people do a great job of celebrating life, working hard, and playing…

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The Pros and Cons of Travel Nursing

When deciding if you want to transition from staff nurse to travel nurse, there’s a lot to consider.  After all, there are both pros and cons of travel nursing and it’s important to look at…

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Shining a Spotlight on Physician Burnout ft Chelsea – The Turquoise Traveler

This month I spoke with Chelsea from The Turquoise Traveler.  She’s an ex-physician, digital nomad, and life coach extraordinaire.  She had the guts to quit her residency program, move to South Korea to teach English,…

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Common Travel Nurse Questions Answered by a Recruiter

I had the pleasure of sitting down with my travel nurse recruiter for a live Instagram session talking all things – travel nursing!  My recruiter, Jessica, answered some of the most common travel nurse questions…

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The Worst Experience I’ve Had With a Travel Nurse Recruiter

I want to start this post by letting you know that I have dealt with loads of travel nurse recruiters through my 3+ years of being a travel nurse.  Most travel nurse recruiters are fantastic.…

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The 4 Requirements to Be a Travel Nurse

If you’re like me, and you are a nurse who knows that you’re ready for travel nursing, but don’t know where to start you’re in the right place.  Maybe you’re at the point in your…

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NICU Lingo – 42 NICU Terms for New Nurses

One of the hardest parts about being a new NICU nurse was learning all of the lingo!  There seems to be an abbreviation for everything.  And if it isn’t an abbreviation, it’s certainly something that…

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