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Local elections 2018

Local elections 2018

Hello everyone, I hope you have had an enjoyable Easter holidays and have made the most of the sunny weather we’ve been having these past few days. This week I wanted to talk about something that I feel very passionately about: voting. On Thursday 3 […]

Have I reached my goals?

Have I reached my goals?

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well and settling back into things after Easter break. I have done a lot of thinking over Easter after my crazy rubbish time over the past two months, and really got into the idea of changing my mindset. […]

Current trends (April 2018)

Current trends (April 2018)

Hey guys! There are certain fashion trends that I am absolutely LOVING right now and I thought it would only be right to share. Tassels/Fringe So I’m kicking things off with tassels/fringe as it is my personal favourite trend right now. I think it is just […]

Defying Gravity

Defying Gravity

So even though my birthday was nearly a month ago, I still hadn’t received all my gifts. My big sister at the beginning of March had told me to save the 11th of April for my gift. With no idea where I was going and […]

Wait… I can go clubbing now?

Wait… I can go clubbing now?

So as I mentioned in my blog post a few weeks ago, I have just turned 18! With this comes freedom, maturity and much more. For this post the “much more” I’m talking about is the delight of sweaty dance floors, deafening music and overpriced […]

Stress Awareness Month

Stress Awareness Month

Hi everybody! I hope you are well and enjoying eating lots of Easter eggs! For this week’s blog post I wanted to chat to you about stress.  April is Stress Awareness Month, and I think it is something we all get or suffer from at […]

My top 10 books and my next 10 reads

My top 10 books and my next 10 reads

If you’ve read any of my previous posts you’ll probably have already deduced that I am a HUGE bookworm! A perfect day for me would be sitting on top of a hill in the lake district, on a picnic blanket with homemade lemonade and chocolate […]

Reflecting on semester two

Reflecting on semester two

Hello everyone, For many, Easter is a time of reflection, and although semester two isn’t over yet, I thought I’d use this blog post today to think about my time at uni since Christmas has been.   Things I have enjoyed:   Guest lecturers This […]

Having a car at university

Having a car at university

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and are enjoying the first week of Easter break! For this week’s blog post I wanted to chat to you about having a car at university. I have been driving now for four years with a Kia as […]

18 lessons, 18 years

18 lessons, 18 years

  What a landmark! It’s my 18th birthday today. It surreal and amazing that a girl that still can’t tell her right from her left or do a handstand or say a sentence without using the word “basically” is going to be a legal adult. […]