MSC For Me? Lets Sea…

Unless you've known me since Primary School, you're probably not aware that I am actually one quarter Italian, although I don't speak or understand a word. Well actually that is a complete lie, I know that Ciao means hello and goodbye but that's literally it. I am embarrassed by the fact that I am ridiculously [...]

Highs And Lows Of Being A Blogger

A collaborative blog. Hey all, its Claire, Co-founder and writer for firstinitialsea.  I've been super busy of late with end of term bits and pieces, family life and having conversations with a fellow, well established and experienced blogger - Travel Blogger Jamie.   We came to the decision that the conversations could actually prove to be [...]

In between day…

I once received training on positivity and how to turn negative thoughts around, this training focussed greatly on fixed mindsets. Monday was used as the perfect example of a fixed mindset. "Be grateful that you've woken to see another day," the room was told. Do not spend the entirety of Sunday thinking "Eurgh it's Monday [...]