So it's your first nursing contract... Congrats!! It's honestly so exciting. You're off on a new adventure! You're going to meet so many amazing people and you're going to have such a great experience. You completed the application process, got matched with a recruiter, got presented for a position, and signed your very first contract.… Continue reading So It’s Your First Nursing Contract…
Can you believe it!? It's been one whole year since I decided to take the plunge and become a travel nurse! A whole year since I packed up my car and left for Alberta for an unknown adventure that would soon change my life. A whole year since I decided to start saying "YES" to… Continue reading One Year of Freedom! (What I Would Change About My First Year as a Travel Nurse)
Well, readers. It's been six long weeks away from home in a brand new province- British Columbia! I am super happy to be heading home today because I really miss home and my partner! But I have thoroughly enjoyed the past six weeks and I'm about to tell you why! I was having a hard… Continue reading Assignment #3 Recap- Dawson Creek, BC
The best thing about my current contract in Muskoka, Ontario is how close it is to my hometown! Sure, it's a fourteen hour drive away but it's only a two hour drive + a two hour flight which is totally doable. Canada is so huge so that honestly seems like nothing when you consider travel… Continue reading Weekend Getaway in Toronto
Over the past few months I've been in contact with a lot of other travel nurses via social media and most of them are from the US! It's been really cool comparing the differences between nursing in Canada vs the States so I figured maybe other people would be interested in it too! I guess… Continue reading Travel Nursing in Canada
Hey everyone! I'm feeling inspired today and figured I would write a little post to share the love. I have been sick the last couple of weeks and I woke up today finally feeling better and ready to take on the world! Can we restart 2019!? If you've been following my Instagram posts @thetalesof.hales, you… Continue reading Where To Next!?
Hola amigos! During my two month contract here in Alberta, I had a few days off and I jumped at the chance to go to my favourite place on earth...Banff! I know I already did a post about my solo trip to Bonnyville through Banff and Jasper but this one is more hiking oriented. Plus… Continue reading Solo Hiking in Banff
I was going through old trip pictures and found all these great memories in Banff last year so I figured I would add this post as something to look back on. We took advantage of the free national park passes for Canada's 150th birthday. We went in the winter and it was freezing the entire… Continue reading Banff, Alberta (Jan 2017)