I think most people are aware to certain degree the strain the NHS are under. For just under 2 years, I worked in the Radiology department of a very busy hospital in Sussex. I witnessed such a change in not only the physical area I worked in, but the difference in staff around me. The… Continue reading The realities of working for the NHS
It was the week before Christmas in December 2016 when my Dad told me he had Cancer of the left kidney. I remember he wouldn't even say the word, he just called it the 'big C.' I went into a state of shock. I worked in a hospital at the time which made me that… Continue reading How to cope with a parents cancer diagnosis
Happy Valentines Day you beautiful people! So instead of doing a soppy post about how much I love my boyfriend blah blah blah, I thought I would do a worst dates story. Now I have been on a couple, but this story is the most random situation I have ever been in and unfortunately, 100%… Continue reading My worst date story
But seriously though?! It is my own name, it is how I am identified, yet I still feel uncomfortable correcting someone if they mispronounce or even call me by a different name. So first things first, my name is Marie-Clare. The 'Marie' is pronounced 'marry' and that's where I firstly get most issues. It doesn't… Continue reading Why don’t I correct people when they mispronounce my name?!
Chichester will forever be my favourite place. I may be biased as I was born here, BUT, just wait until you see some of the pictures I took today. I by no means feel that my pictures do Chichester justice, however considering it was pouring with rain, I think I have done an okay job.… Continue reading A day out in Chichester, West Sussex
Okay, so first up, I am not a professional, I don't have a degree in giving advice. What I do have is the personal experience of quitting University half-way through my degree. Even before university, I didn't know what I wanted to do career wise, and why should I have done? I was 17/18 and… Continue reading Why I quit University & what to do if you aren’t happy at Uni.
This is a very interesting subject for me. As you probably know, I work as a Nanny. I have worked with children practically all of my working life. Yet when it comes down to having children of my own, do I really want them? I am still undecided. When I was younger, I used to… Continue reading Why it’s okay to not want children