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For Little Red

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  I can remember the exact moment that I knew I needed to work in EMS.  The precise moment.  The moment that my son was choking in front of me.  The moment that I realized I had no idea how to help him.  The fire fighters that came to Nick’s rescue inspired me with their […]

Becoming the Patient II

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I guess what I didn’t realize was that I wasn’t just a patient through this battle. I was a fixer still. I just had to fix myself.

Becoming the Patient

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I felt fine, and the vertigo never did return. I didn’t even mention it to my family. I figured it was just another less than graceful move by yours truly. I had no idea it was the first step on a long journey.

The Rollercoaster

Today I came home from work physically exhausted and mentally fried and wanting nothing more than to hug my children as long as I could.

I know I’m in the right place. I just need to get used to the roller coaster.


Being a baby medic is a very scary thing for me. I take my job seriously… Becoming a medic has brought on a whole new level of responsibility, and I don’t take it lightly. And I shouldn’t… I know that.

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April Saling