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Finally Christmas!!!

Finally Christmas!!!

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!! I am finally home for Christmas to recharge my batteries for the second semester. I hope you enjoyed last week’s post on tips to make you happy. This week I would like to wish you all a Happy New Year and […]

What are your Christmas Traditions?

What are your Christmas Traditions?

Helloooo everyone! Christmas is upon us and I’m sure you don’t need another reminder but I wanted to share some of my Christmas traditions for anyone that isn’t familiar with the festive season, or anyone that shares different cultural traditions around this time of year. […]

Birmingham Christmas Market

Birmingham Christmas Market

Frohe Weihnachten alle zusammen! That’s German for Merry Christmas and that’s what today’s topic will be about. Even though Christmas is still over a month away, the city centre is already shining in warming lights and Christmas songs are ringing in the streets. The reason […]

Girls’ week in Tenerife

Girls’ week in Tenerife

Anyone who knows me knows that even though I was born in Britain, grew up in Britain and live in Britain, I haven’t quite acclimatised to the chilly British air yet. Moreover, I don’t think I ever will. Because of this, I am always looking […]

Christmas celebrations and New Year planning!

Christmas celebrations and New Year planning!

And we’re back… Although Christmas seems so far away and in the past, I thought I’d share a little snippet of my time off back home, how I celebrated and what I want for the new year. Christmas in my household is always something I […]

Christmas Treats Pt. 2

Christmas Treats Pt. 2

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well and getting into the Christmas spirit! Around this time last year, I wrote a blog post showing you how to make some Christmas treats! I really enjoy baking, but I never do it as much as I’d […]

It’s beginning to look a lot like…

It’s beginning to look a lot like…

It was November when I started writing this post with assignment deadlines coming up and student loans having been spent. To be completely honest, all I’m wishing for right now is the arrival of my favorite time of the year – CHRISTMAS! Apparently, I’m not […]

What’s your name, man? Alexander Hamilton.

What’s your name, man? Alexander Hamilton.

Happy New Year everyone!   I thought I’d write my first blog post of the year about one of my favourite things of this winter period: Hamilton! Hamilton is a musical about one of America’s founding fathers- the one on the ten-dollar bill! It tells […]

Best Christmas wishes!

Best Christmas wishes!

So, after a term of terrifying inductions, new pressures and first term deadlines, it’s finally the end of the year. As the first holiday of this new year at UCB, I wish you a merry Christmas and a happy new year. So for this blog […]

Christmas Treats!

Christmas Treats!

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well and enjoyed the snow last week – I know I did. The inner child came out of me – I had snowball fights with my housemates and built a snowman with straw hair and arms! With the […]