I am…happily married, mom of 2 college students, owner of a Berner, perimenopausal middle-aged Midwesterner, Gen X’er, perfectionist, nitpicker (literally, at times, as a school nurse), family historian, world traveler, creator of order, avid reader, unapologetic list maker, archaeologist wannabe, fond of NPR, Diet Coke and doing laundry.

8 "JUST"-ifications for School Nurses Nurse’s Week is upon us! Many of these national declarations come and go unnoticed by many of us, myself included! I am a registered nurse who works as a school nurse in the public school system. Understandably Nurse’s Week (May 6 – 12) usually becomes overshadowed by Teacher’s Appreciation Week (May 6 – 10). ...more