So, your cover letter and CV have made the grade, and you have been asked to go in for an interview at your dream agency. Now you have to ensure that you stand out from the rest of the other interviewees in order to clinch the job. As you probably know, an interview isn’t just about showing your experience or skills – you did that on your CV – it’s…

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Aria is a little bit excited. I am A LOT excited. Why? Because we are going in search of unicorns! Some of you may know that last year I worked for the very talented Jenny Healey Photography, a unique and creative family photographer based in South Wales. Well, Jenny has outdone herself with her decision to hold a Unicorn Experience day, that’s right, a unicorn photoshoot in South Wales, so of…

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I often wonder if there is such a thing as a clumsy gene. In fact I’m 99% sure that there is one. I am ridiculously clumsy, and now, my daughter is too. I’m forever falling over things, I’m almost always covered in bruises and most of the time I can’t even remember which of my calamities caused any one particular bruise. Aria is already following suit. Her knees are constantly covered…

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I had so many plans for when I became a work from home mam. I would cook from scratch daily, bake regularly and make my own bread. Aria and I would spend a lot of time crafting, and also go out on play dates at least once a week. My house would be spotless and the washing baskets would never overflow again. Who was I trying to kid!?! The reality…

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I’m going to let you in on a little secret, I’m not very cultured, though it seems that not many of us Brits are. Did you know that more than one in ten Brits have fibbed in a bid to make themselves seem more cultured?  A new study shows that popular fibs include claiming to have visited a place they have never been to, enjoyed a book they’ve never read, or eaten food they…

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