How Journaling Has Helped Me Become a More Positive Nurse

I’ve always had a funny relationship with journaling. I’ve heard about the power that it has and the changes it can bring to a person from some of the most successful people around. Oprah, Jen Sincero, Brene Brown, all of these successful women that I look up to...

Why Saying No is So Important as a Nurse & in Life!

Nurses are usually the kind of people that put others before themselves. Of course, we nurses know that there are some exceptions to the rule. But for the most part, we are guilty of putting ourselves last in our long list of priorities especially at work. I’ve learnt...

Taking Responsibility for My Own Happiness in My Life As a Nurse

Welcome, welcome, welcome! You have no idea how pleased I am that you’re reading this post right now. It’s a little different than the rest of my posts and a little taster of what’s to come. Most of you know that aside from blogging, travelling and all the rest of it,...

What is Travel Nursing? How to Travel the World as a Nurse

Today I wanted to chat a little bit about travel nursing. I feel like the definition of a travel nurse has very different meanings to different people. When I personally talk about travel nursing I’m talking about travelling whilst working as a nurse, something I’ve...

New Zealand Nursing Registration for International Nurses

Qualifying as a nurse was the proudest day of my life. As was the moment I stood in Manchester airport in 2018, waiting to take off to travel 10,000 miles to the other side of the world. Becoming a nurse and travelling to Australia were my two biggest milestones in my...

10 Ways to Guarantee More Shifts Agency Nursing in Australia

  No matter where in the world you practise, agency nursing can be hard work. When it comes to agencies a lot of nurses join alongside their current role to earn a little extra money for a rainy day. But what about when you want to take on agency nursing full time?...

How Journaling Has Helped Me Become a More Positive Nurse

I’ve always had a funny relationship with journaling. I’ve heard about the power that it has and the changes it can bring to a person from some of the most successful people around. Oprah, Jen Sincero, Brene Brown, all of these successful women that I look up to...

Why I started Alicia Overseas and What’s Coming Next…

For the last few weeks, I've been craving this post. Its been at the tip of my fingertips every time I've gone to write something else. I don't know whether it's because I've been doing some real 'soul searching' over the last few weeks that I've been feeling like...

How to Save Money in New York City: Budget Travellers Guide

How to Save Money in New York City, well that’s the big question, isn’t it? New York City is one of the most expensive cities in the world. But of course, that’s no secret. Despite the cost to visit it’s somewhere all of us finding out selves wanting to explore. I’d...

19 Things to Do in Bondi, Sydney

Bondi Beach is possibly, no definitely, the most famous beach town in Sydney. It’s known around the globe for its beauty and of course the hit show ‘Bondi Surf Rescue’. It seems like everyone who visits Sydney wants to snag a cheeky pic or 2 with those hunky...