Greetings!

  1. Just wanted to pop in and say a great big HELLO to everyone! I have received the newsletters and lurked around on the forums for years, and even had a membership at one time many years ago. I have decided to "delurk" and join in with everyone!

    I am a "late-life" nurse and became an RN after 40! This forum was a great resource to me while attending my ADN program. I went on to get my BSN in 2004---lots of hard work, but my proudest accomplishment---such a boost to my nursing knowledge base and ability to view nursing challenges in a more global way! I have worked mostly in the fields of community health and gerontology.

    I am married, live in the Pacific Northwest, have two very spoiled cats, and as you can tell by my username, I love to knit as my main hobby and relaxation method.

    Nice to meet everyone---stop by and say HI! :Ball:
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  2. 6 Comments

  3. by   Beary-nice
    Hi there, nice to meet you!

    I like to crochet in my spare (huh?) time....

    I miss crocheting...

    So nice...all of your accomplishments...good for you! Take care!
  4. by   Siren
    Welcome and congratulations! The nursing field can be very varied with lots of opportunities. Good luck in yours!
  5. by   sunnyjohn
    Another cat lover!

    Welcome!
  6. by   Tweety
    Thanks for taking the time to say hello! Welcome!
  7. by   maxrn
    What a cool sign on.... congrats on your accomplishments... I am 41 (ugghhh) and am currently doing my RN to BSN (here in Canada) then hope to go right into my Masters. It is such a long haul but I am loving it.... I have tried THREE times to learn to crochet but am JUST NOT ABLE to do it. I start out making a square and it ends up being a triangle!!!! I give up. Anyways, welcome to the site!
  8. by   nurseangel47
    Welcome, knitnpurlRN

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