27yo single mom just graduated!!!!! - page 2

just want to give inspiration here. I'm 27 and a single mom to a three year old boy. I just graduated with my ADN. You can do it. I took my pre-reqs with my nursing classes. I can remember... Read More

  1. by   EmeraldNYL
    Congrats!!! Go celebrate!!!
  2. by   rnnurse2be
    YAHHH HOOOO YOU DID IT!! What an accomplishment! You will be a living example to your son. When college time comes around, you can tell him how YOU DID ITTTTT!!

    WAY TO GO!
  3. by   TinyNurse
    It took me two years. I took my pre-reqs along with nursing. I wasn't on the waiting list except for a month since I scored well on the NET test to get in.
    Thanks to everyone who congratulated me!! Best of luck to all!!
  4. by   cwazycwissyRN

    You truly are an inspiration...I will share this thread with my daughter!

    CONGRATS...may your career be filled with the dreams and expectations that you desire. You have earned them.
  5. by   lyno
    Good Job! You make Ohio proud.
  6. by   B.T.H
    Congratulations!!!!! I was sitting here feeling kind of tired and reading your post has re-inspired me. Good luck on your new career and best of luck to you and your son. B.T.H
  7. by   KristinWW
    Wow, you go! I can't begin to comprehend how difficult it must have been - good reading for us - hurray for you!
  8. by   rnnurse2b
    Congratulations!! I am a 23 year old single mother of 2 children and i have just started my prereqs and hope to be in my ADN program next fall...reading your post sure has given me hope that yes, this can be done...it may be a struggle, but will be well worth it in the end!
  9. by   ucandoit
    Wow, and I thought I had it rough! Congrats from the bottom of my heart! And thank you for encouraging those who need it!
  10. by   Caitlin's Mommy
    Congratulations!You deserve this.I'm married and have one daughter and I thought I had it rough.You are an inspiration to all single mothers out there and your son!You truely deseve this.Good luck on your next adventure.
  11. by   MandyInMS
    Good for youuuuu Jen ...I also went through school trying to raise a lil one..think he was 2 @ the time....it's NOT easy, but can be done if you have your mind set..and it's well worth it in the end...it's great to hear 'success' stories like yours...inspiring to others who are struggling..Chin up...eyes forward..focus on your goals.......so proud for ya hun (((hugzzzz)))
  12. by   Love-A-Nurse
    jen, congratulations!
  13. by   TeresaRN2b