Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

Category: Food and Drink

Vegan food

Vegan food

Hello again! I hope you’re staying safe 🙂 If you’ve been reading my previous blogs, you will know that I’m currently doing volunteer work in Tenerife. On Friday, we participated in a vegan workshop and I really enjoyed it. I think it’s really vital for […]

Supporting businesswomen and men

Supporting businesswomen and men

Hello again 🙂 I hope you’re staying extra safe now that lockdown restrictions have been lifted and shops have been reopened. I think if the shops remained closed during this pandemic, our economy would really be struggling even more than what we have already. I […]

Baking at UCB

Baking at UCB

Hello 🙂 I hope you’re staying safe! University College Birmingham is well known for its bakery and confectionery facilities. We have our own shop called Cakes and Bakes where you can buy a wide range of cakes, bread and other baked goods which have been […]

Let’s get baking

Let’s get baking

Hi again 🙂 I hope you’re staying safe! I know most of the shops are currently sold out of flour, but if you do have some in your cupboards and would enjoy baking, I have provided you with a recipe below to make a lemon […]

Tasty Recipes

Tasty Recipes

  Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! How are you? This week I thought of sharing some tasty recipes that I have found quite easy and simple to make. 1. Basmati rice with vegetables. Ingredients: Basmati rice (I normally add like three handfuls per person) 1 or 2 […]

Placement experience (UCB)

Placement experience (UCB)

Hi everyone! Today I thought I would talk a bit about my placement year as I have recently ended my work placement at Caviar & Chips as part of my Culinary Arts Management degree. The work placement is really an essential part of the degree. I got […]

Quick and Simple Meals

Quick and Simple Meals

Hello! I hope you’re well! As we are all hopefully social distancing and staying in our houses, maybe it would be nice to have a look at some recipes and get practising some quick, easy meals in preparation for when you go back to normal everyday life. […]

Never forget the bright side

Never forget the bright side

Hey everyone! I hope you and your families are doing well and taking care of each other. Another week has gone by and day by day, we see how much impact and disruption the virus Covid-19 is having all over the world to all our lives […]

The importance of good nutrition for academic performance

The importance of good nutrition for academic performance

Hello everyone, hope you are doing well! Today I thought I would discuss why our nutrition is so important for our academic performance. As most of us know, good nutrition provides innumerable benefits, not only for the health of our bodies but also our mental […]

Work placement

Work placement

Hi everyone! As some of you may know, I am currently in my work placement year of my Culinary Arts Management degree. I’m almost 10 months into my placement – some times were crazy busy and flew right by, a lot of challenges, new experiences and so […]