A Quick Guide to Lamego, Portugal

Located in the Douro Valley in Northern Portugal, Lamego, Portugal is a fairytale town for those looking to escape the busy cities of Lisbon or Porto and spend time relaxing, slowing down, and sightseeing at…

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10 Tips for First Time Travel Nurses

I spent five years of my life as a travel nurse, and when I reflect back to those beginning stages before I took my first assignment, I’m in awe at how I managed to transition…

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10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Becoming a Nurse

Nursing is such an incredible career path for those who find themselves drawn to helping people, while also earning good money and find value in living a flexible lifestyle.  But the path to becoming an…

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A Neighborhood Guide to the Ukrainian Village in Chicago

Chicago’s Ukranian Village is located in the western part of the city between Wicker Park and West Town.  While the neighborhood itself is small area, it’s estimated that approximately 15,000 ethnic Ukrainians call the area…

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The Best Things to Do When it’s Winter in Chicago

It’s no secret that winter in Chicago can be pretty brutal.  With the wind coming off of the lake, a cold day can feel like a freezing day with just one gust of wind.  But…

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