Blame it on my obsession with true crime podcasts, but I am someone who has always been really careful about home security. I make sure windows and doors are locked, and I am often uneasy my first few nights in a new place while I get used to the "sounds" of the residence. I think … Continue reading Feeling Safe On The Move
So I am currently working on a post as a follow-up to Night Shift and Finding Health, and as much as I want to get that post finished, this topic has also been floating around in my brain quite a bit lately, so I decided to switch gears and address it. Since starting out as … Continue reading Should I Stay or Should I Go?
Just wanted to drop in and let all of my lovely readers and subscribers know that I decided to start a Facebook Group for all traveling healthcare workers or people who just travel a lot for work to help with accountability and support. It is simply titled "Fit Gypsy Life", and should be searchable. I … Continue reading Fit Gypsy Life Facebook Group!
So, I have written several pieces about travel nursing, how it has benefitted my family, what I've learned. And I am hoping over the next several months and years to be able to expand on this as we have finally been able to branch out on our locations. But I recently went through an orientation … Continue reading My One Piece of Advice For Travelers
Hey guys! Here is the second installment of our Missouri Trip. We have been crazy busy lately trying to get our apartment cleaned out and packed up, but I wanted to finish my recap because this trip was so much fun. You can see part one of our trip here. The next day we headed … Continue reading Missouri Camping Trip-Wine and Hiking!
Guys. 2017 is HALF over. Craziness. This spring has truly flown by and I don't think the summer will be any slower. I decided since we are at the halfway point for the year, I would do a little check-in to see how my 2017 goals are progressing! Financial Goals Pay at least $20,000 towards … Continue reading Halfway Done- How Am I Doing?
Oh my goodness. Can we say better late than never? May was seriously CRAZY. We have [almost] reached the end of our wedding marathon, Keaton officially graduated with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy, and we went on a quick getaway to Meramec State Park! I have so many things to talk about, so I am … Continue reading Nashville Recap Day 2
Well hey there. It's been a minute. Life has been HECTIC. When I'm not working, we've had weddings, trips, baby showers, and attempting to catch up on sleep. I've also picked up some over time in the last few weeks to help offset my two weeks off at the end of May, so literally any … Continue reading Nashville Recap-Day 1
This is a subject I have seen come up a LOT in the travel nurse Facebook groups. New travel nurses hear over and over again "PUT IT IN YOUR CONTRACT". This has led to lots of posts from new travelers asking for clarification for what exactly should go into a contract. Every contract will probably … Continue reading What Should I Put In My Contract? 5 Reasonable Requests
I originally started this blog to chronicle both travel nursing and fitness adventures. However, with us being stationary for the last 8 months, travel adventures have sort of taken a back seat in our lives. We have focused a lot on paying down debt, Keaton finishing school, and soaking up tons of time with friends … Continue reading Putting the “Gypsy” Back Into Our Life: 2017 Travel Plans