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A day out in Warwick

A day out in Warwick

As I told you in one of my previous posts (http://blog.ucb.ac.uk/index.php/blog/2018/09/11/exploring-birmingham/), my family visited me a few weeks ago and we had tons of things we wanted to do, but not enough time for everything ☹. One of those things was to visit Warwick, which is approximately […]

Exploring Birmingham

Exploring Birmingham

Let’s be honest … the sunny and hot days are over (at least for now). But still my family decided to visit me from Portugal last week just like they did a year ago when they came to say goodbye as I started my first […]

May/June favourites

May/June favourites

Hello everyone, Over May/June, I have been finished with uni! So I thought I would share with you some of the things I have been loving over the summer so far.   Beauty Too Faced Natural Matte palette   This is a gorgeous everyday palette. […]

Galentine’s day

Galentine’s day

Hello everyone,   This coming Wednesday is Valentine’s day, but this week I’m writing about Galentine’s day, the 13th of February. I was first introduced to this special day when I watched Parks and Recreation (would highly recommend). In the programme, one of the main […]

What I’ve loved this winter

What I’ve loved this winter

Hello everyone, I thought this week I would share some of the things I have been loving this winter! I usually love winter, but this year it seems to have been going on for a long time and I am looking forward to warmer weather […]

Five fun things to do in Birmingham

Five fun things to do in Birmingham

Hello everyone, So you’re thinking of making Birmingham your home for the next two, three or many years? Or you’re already here and need inspiration of fun days out for yourself or visiting family or friends? This is the blog post for you. Here are […]

Semester Two Preparation

Semester Two Preparation

With semester one an almost distant memory by now, it’s time to prepare for semester two. Considering I’ve had many a semester one in my student life, I’ve learnt a considerable lot about preparation (or lack of) throughout the past few months. Oh, and the […]

Unique Cambridge

Unique Cambridge

Hey guys! I hope you’re doing super well! Recently, I went to Cambridge and it looked incredible. However, the experience was influenced by an issue we encountered so I thought I’d tell you guys about it just in case any of you want to go to Cambridge […]

Make the Most of Your Christmas!

Make the Most of Your Christmas!

Ho, Ho, Ho! It’s that time of year already! For new students from across the country, and even further afield, Christmas is probably the first opportunity to go back and see friends and family after a long period of time and it’s important to make […]

Getting into the Christmas Spirit

Getting into the Christmas Spirit

For me Christmas begins when Halloween ends. I love Christmas – it’s the most wonderful time of the year (Andy Williams reference) and I start looking forward to it in August. However, I am aware that not everyone feels the same way and there are some scrooges in […]