Sweet Sydney

A beautiful, beautiful sentiment about a young child…follow my friend…she’s wonderful

The Heart of Sassy Lassie

sweet sydney, soft hearted
so gentle, so small
yet tis you that now gives strength to all

an innocent soul now
in this oh so turbulent realm
so meek and so silent yet front and center
you stand at the helm

we think it is us who take care of all like you,
a vulnerable and seemingly helpless child
yet it is your young spirit that guides;
so freshly departed from god’s arms
that his love still lingers
around you like fragrance on a flower wild

we are jaded, hardened, skeptical
we think we know everything, all that is best
but truly it is in your innocence that
true knowledge and wisdom does rest

if only we were not so arrogant
and could understand we know nothing,
that our hearts have much to learn
then perhaps we would realize that it
is to the young, the brave, our sails must…

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The Day My Heart Silently Spoke To Me

heartbeat-163709_640 Last week I had a health scare. I’ve had high blood pressure for over a year now and when I say high I mean 170s/120’s. I’ve been on medication for it this whole time Nothing has brought it down lower than 150’s/90’s. Usually I just get a headache and feel “off”. Last Sunday afternoon I woke up with severe chest pain and that scared me. I was also really out of breath and fatigued after getting dressed to go to the ER.

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5 Things Every Home Health Nurse Should Know and Remember

Purple nurseWhen I started caring for my little patient in her home over a year ago, I never thought I’d grow to love it so much. She’s such a special little girl and her family has become my own as well. I even have my own shelf in the refrigerator. That’s bad ass.

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