lifestyle

The realities of working for the NHS

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

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The skincare essentials I swear by

Dealing with skincare issues is something a lot of us face daily, including myself. I have had some real lows where my skin is so dry that I just couldn't put make-up on as you would see the dry patches. Our skin is such a huge part of who we are that it is so… Continue reading The skincare essentials I swear by

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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't… Continue reading Why don’t I correct people when they mispronounce my name?!

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My beauty wishlist for 2018

I don't think a girl can ever have too many products, right? So here is my list of must haves for this year. Some are actually basic beauty essentials that I just haven't gotten around to purchasing! * This post contains Amazon Affiliate links - this means that I would get a small percentage if… Continue reading My beauty wishlist for 2018

TV & Film

Born in the 90s: Children’s TV shows we grew up with

Welcome to the first in my new series, born in the 90's! I thought this would be a really fun way of looking back at some of the best things about being born in the 90s (early 90's for me) Whether it be the TV shows, the 10p sweets or the toys, I will be… Continue reading Born in the 90s: Children’s TV shows we grew up with

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An interview with: my 3 year old niece

Today I spent a few minutes interviewing my 3 and a half year old niece. Her name is Amelie and she is my sister's daughter. The questions did take longer than expected as half-way through she needed a toilet break, to which she was telling me all about her new toothbrush and exactly how many… Continue reading An interview with: my 3 year old niece

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An interview with…a Lawyer

Today we have an interview with a Lawyer, who also happens to be my mum! Hopefully this interview helps you if you are looking to pursue law as a career, or if you are here because you fancied finding out a bit more about what it's like to be a lawyer, then I hope you… Continue reading An interview with…a Lawyer

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Life begins when you step outside your comfort zone

As 2017 drew to an end, I found myself very reflective on the decisions I had made that year. 2017 was a tough year, yet it was also the year when I truly felt like I was taking control of my life, and what I wanted to do with it. In February 2017, I handed… Continue reading Life begins when you step outside your comfort zone