Newbie here!!!

  1. Hi there! I'm a newbie to this website; in fact, I'm pretty new to Nursing! I've worked as a CNA in the past--but have been a stay @ home mom for the last 7 years.

    I'm about to start Nursing school in August to get my RN. I have 3 children, ages 6, 8, and 11. I started taking college courses 12 years ago for Nuclear Medicine. That was before I unexpectedly got pregnant. Hubby and I always said that when the kids were in school fulltime--I'd go back to school. My baby starts 1st grade the same week I start school!

    I'm very excited--yet nervous at the same time. I know my life is going to change dramatically when I start school. I'm somewhat of a control freak--I prefer to do everything myself; that way I know it's done and done correctly. Guess I'll be giving up alot of that power, huh? I know it's going to be hard to manage my household and concentrate on school--but that's what supportive husbands are for, right?

    Anyway, I came to this website to seek support and just have some friends to converse with who are in the same field as I am. I'm hoping to meet many new people! I already have so many questions about school; I'm hoping I can get answers here!
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  2. 3 Comments

  3. by   Energizer Bunny
    HI! Welcome to All Nurses!! Just dive right in.....come on over to the student nurses forum for lots and lots of like minded support!
  4. by   jennielynn
    Thanks Kim--I can use all the support I can get!!!
  5. by   scudmissile
    welcome to the site!!!

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