As I sit down to pen down this blog post, a flood of memories rushes through my mind – memories of watching Jade grow up, navigating the twists and turns of life, and now, witnessing her incredible achievement of graduating from nursing school.

I've known Jade since she was just little girl, sharing laughter, dreams, and celebrating many of her accomplishments through high school.

Jade's decision to pursue a career in nursing wasn't just a career choice; it was a calling. Watching her determination and dedication over the years has been inspiring, to say the least. As someone who has also navigated the demanding landscape of nursing school, I understand the highs and lows, the triumphs and tribulations that come with the territory.

Nursing school is not merely an academic journey; it's a transformative experience that molds individuals into compassionate and resilient healthcare professionals. Jade's growth throughout this process has been nothing short of remarkable. She has faced not only nursing school with strength and perseverance ... but also life

Her graduation is not just a culmination of academic achievements; it's a testament to the sacrifices, perseverance, and the unwavering belief in herself. As Jade walks across the stage to be pinned as a nurse, I can't help but feel tremendous pride.

Being asked to photograph this milestone for her was a HUGE honor and one that I will carry with me forever.

To Jade, my friend and fellow nursing graduate, congratulations on this incredible achievement. Your journey has been awe-inspiring, and I have no doubt that you will bring the same passion and dedication to your nursing career as you did to your studies. As we close this chapter and step into the world of healthcare professionals, I'm excited to see the positive impact you will undoubtedly make on the lives of those you serve. May your future be filled with success, fulfillment, and countless lives touched by your compassionate care.

- Chriselda