“It may seem a strange principal to enunciate as the very first requirement in a Hospital that it should do the sick no harm.”
Those words begin the preface in Florence Nightingale’s 1863 third printing of Notes on Hospitals. Nightingale’s directive applies not only to patients, but also nurses…
I thought we were cool… WHAT THE FUCK SPOON?
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The perfect wedge salad, with lagniappe of fried ersters. I repeat: my life does *not* suck. (at Eurasia Cafe & Wine Bar)
On the left: chocolate; on the right: orange; at the rear: cupcake amuse bouche. Ending w/a flourish! (at Cookshop)
Porchetta: perfectly roasted, with a rim of crusty crackling, a thin, unctuous layer of gleaming pork fat … and then the pork. Ay caramba! (at Cookshop)
It's National Nurses Week. As nurses care for us, we have to ask, are we doing everything we can to take care of nurses?
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