Hello! *Voice echoes around the room*. Is anyone still here? You haven’t heard from me in a while- it’s been WAY too long. I wish I had a cool excuse involving a private jet and exotic island but… I don’t. I’ve just been super busy and the world has thrown some unexpected obstacles my way.… Read More Where have I been?!
I’m super excited to be writing on Kayleigh Rose’s blog. We have a couple of big things in common: a passion for mental health, and mental health nursing as a chosen career. When I first became a nurse, mental illness was something that happened to other people. I cared about those people and was passionate… Read More ASHLEY PETERSON: BREAKING BARRIERS AS A MENTAL HEALTH NURSE
Starting the conversation about mental health, whether that be with someone with a diagnosis or someone with no experience of mental illness at all, opens up the opportunity to reduce stigma & discrimination. This is something I feel so passionately about & feel as though should have already been achieved in the year of 2018.… Read More START THE CONVERSATION
I can’t believe I am writing this with only 3 months to go until I am a fully qualified mental health nurse. Everyone used to tell me that my time at university would fly by, but I never believed them until now. It seems like only yesterday I was asking new Graduates what to expect.… Read More FROM 3RD YEAR TO 1ST YEAR
For the past 3 months I have been using Harmony Life HAIR JAZZ products to give my dull, over-dyed hair some life. From the amount of people raving about these products all over my Instagram feed I was expecting big things. This is what I have to say…
One thing that I can almost guarantee everyone has experienced is low confidence and self-esteem in some form. Granted, some of us are blessed with the ability to see our strengths & be continuously positive about all we are- however, for the majority, we are more than likely to have days where we just can’t… Read More BODY IMAGE
First of all, let me start by saying Happy Mothers Day to each & every one of you magical human beings & thank you for all you do for us. I wanted something different & special this year- luckily Baker Days were there to lend me a helping hand.