Working the Holidays Survival Guide

holiday real talk:

Working the holidays as a nurse is HARD. 


Yes, we signed up for it when we became nurses. 

Yes, nursing is a 24/7 job. 

But yes, it's also hard and that's ok to admit.


We're going to share some of our favorite tips & tricks for surviving working the holidays below! 


Because you may be working the holidays as an essential worker... but you're gonna do it shining bright! ⭐

Merry, bright &Essential

Our holiday 2020 theme is about honoring you & the essential work that you do! We know that nurses have always been essential - but this year, you've shown the world just how essential we are. 


We want to infuse joy + cheer into your days as you do the work that is so essential to the health of our country & our world. 


If you're struggling with working the holidays this year, you're not alone. We've gotchu covered with some support to help you through this season!    

working the holidays checklist ✨

This checklist is for the day of your shift when you're working the holidays! 

It's the perfect way to bring a little holiday cheer to your unit & your patients while also having some fun and taking care of yourself. 

Make sure to tag us on IG @nursesinspirenurses with your unit pics & completed checklist so we can see you shining bright! 

12 days of christmas bingo 🎄

Especially with the state of the world & the pandemic, this year it can feel a little harder to find something to look forward to. This 12 Days of Christmas Bucket List gives you a bunch of small things you can do to get into the holiday spirit and have something to look forward to this season! 


This is perfect if you're working the holidays because you can schedule these activities on other days of the month so that you're still getting in that festive spirit.   

Make sure to tag us on IG @nursesinspirenurses with your completed bingo! We might just send one of you a sneaky lil' gift!

nurses inspire nurses holiday playlist 🎧

Need a holiday playlist to boost the mood at work? This playlist is perfect for playing while you're charting or on your commute to & from work! 


Our playlists are made with the community in mind, so if you have any suggestions, make sure to email us so we can get your favs added!

holiday shopping! 🎁

Because really, who doesn't love giving and receiving gifts?! 


Raise the vibe on your unit by bringing in little gifts for everyone & grab a lil' something for yourself while you're at it. 


Our Merry, Bright & Essential Collection and Holiday 2020 Collection are available to shop now!


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