First Week of Acute Care 

Overwhelming. I believe many of my nursing classmates would also agree with me. Our cohort is split into different groups to attend to various units. I am, fortunately, sent to the orthopaedics unit, where many patients are usually cognitively stable with very few health problems (aside from related co-morbidities). This unit is generally not too…… Continue reading First Week of Acute Care 


My Past – The Researcher’s Life

I didn’t like it. But I didn’t hate it either. I was working as a Research Assistant for a year in a lab. I was occasionally in the field, which I developed a love hate relationship with. I made lots of friends and created some great memories – I miss it sometimes too. It’s kind…… Continue reading My Past – The Researcher’s Life


Welcome to My Nursing Journey

My name is Tia, and I’m currently a student at the University of Alberta. I am in my early 20s, and I’m also quite an adventurous one! I plan on documenting my nursing journey, as well as my wanderlust and food diaries in this blog. If you’re interested in Nursing + medicine, and the little urban life in…… Continue reading Welcome to My Nursing Journey