This A – Z Challenge post is brought to you by the letter “G”

I am so excited to take part in this A – Z Challenge!  I’m going to draw on my nursing background and use “parts of the human body” as my inspiration!  Hmmm…a part of the body that starts with “Q”, “X” or “Z”?? It should be a lot of fun and I'm looking forward to seeing how everyone interprets the Challenge! When I worked in the Operating Room, I saw many, many cholecystectomies; removal of the gallbladder, so without further ado, G is for Gallbladder  The gallbladder is a small, … [Read more...]

This A – Z Challenge post is brought to you by the letter “F”

I am so excited to take part in this A – Z Challenge!  I’m going to draw on my nursing background and use “parts of the human body” as my inspiration!  Hmmm…a part of the body that starts with “Q”, “X” or “Z”…. It should be a lot of fun and I'm looking forward to seeing how everyone interprets the Challenge! When I worked in the Operating Room, Gynaecology, was one of my favourite theatres to work in; so you won’t be surprised to learn I have decided to go with, "F" is for Fallopian … [Read more...]

This A – Z Challenge post is brought to you by the letter “E”

aI am so excited to take part in this A - Z Challenge!  I'm going to draw on my nursing background and use "parts of the human body" as my inspiration!  Hmmm...a part of the body that starts with "Q", "X" or "Z".... It should be a lot of fun and I'm looking forward to seeing how everyone interprets the Challenge! So, without further ado, "E" is for Esophagus: The esophagus is a muscular tube connecting the throat (pharynx) with the stomach.  {When we swallow foods and liquids, this … [Read more...]

This A – Z Challenge post is brought to you by the letter… “D”

Diaphragm ~ I am so excited to take part in the A - Z Challenge!  I'm going to draw on my nursing background and use "parts of the human body" as my inspiration!  Hmmm...a part of the body that starts with "Q", "X" or "Z".... It should be a lot of fun and I'm looking forward to seeing how everyone interprets the Challenge! So, without further ado, "D" is for Diaphragm: The diaphragm is a dome-shaped, muscular partition.  It separates the thoracic cavity which contains your heart, … [Read more...]

This A – Z Challenge post is brought to you by the letter “C”

Cornea - I am so excited to take part in this A - Z Challenge!  I'm going to draw on my nursing background and use "parts of the human body" as my inspiration!  Hmmm...a part of the body that starts with "Q", "X" or "Z".... It should be a lot of fun and I'm looking forward to seeing how everyone interprets the Challenge! So, without further ado, "C" is for Cornea: The cornea is the transparent, dome-shaped window covering the front of the eye. It is a powerful refracting surface, … [Read more...]

This A – Z Challenge post is brought to you by the letter “B”

Blood Cells ~ I am so excited to be taking part in the A - Z Challenge!  I'm going to draw on my nursing background and use "parts of the human body" as my inspiration!  Hmmm...a part of the body that starts with "Q" or "Z".... It should be a lot of fun and I'm looking forward to seeing how everyone interprets the Challenge! So, without further ado,  "B" is for Blood: Blood is a mixture of two components:  cells and plasma. The heart pumps blood … [Read more...]

This A – Z Challenge post is brought to you by the letter “A”

I am so excited to take part in this, my second, A - Z Challenge!  Last year I did the challenge using "recipes" as my inspiration.  Well, this year I'm going to draw on my nursing background and use "parts of the human body" as my inspiration!  Hmmm...a part of the body that starts with "Q", "X" or "Z".... It should be a lot of fun and I'm looking forward to seeing how everyone interprets the Challenge! So, without further ado, "A" is for Aorta:   Aorta: The largest artery in the … [Read more...]