How to cope with a parents cancer diagnosis

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 thatContinue reading “How to cope with a parents cancer diagnosis”

Why don’t I correct people when they mispronounce my name?!

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’tContinue reading “Why don’t I correct people when they mispronounce my name?!”

A day out in Chichester, West Sussex

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”