a warm blanket


I was honoured to be asked to be the closing motivational speaker at the Every Nurse Symposium at MacEwan University on February 1.

This was my chance as a patient, and as the mom of a pediatric patient, to say thank you to nurses.  I also took the opportunity to share how nurses make a difference to families:  it is through the kindness, the gentle words, the gesture, the warm blanket.

The presentation felt like a love letter to nurses.  It was a joy to write and deliver…


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