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An Express Wedding!!!

An Express Wedding!!!

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!!! How are you today?? Today I would like to share with you the experience of organising a wedding with a time limit of a month. One of my cousins is getting married at the end of August and although I had […]

How to Save Money on Textbooks

How to Save Money on Textbooks

Hey everyone. How are you all doing? I hope you’re still staying safe and following social distancing rules, we’re not in the all clear zone yet! Anyway, today I wanted to talk about how you can save money on textbooks. If you’ve been reading my […]

The Big Move In

The Big Move In

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! How are you today? I feel very excited and happy about my new apartment. Today as you may have read in the title, I want to speak about what it has been like moving all my things from one place to another. […]

My Top 3 Video Call Apps

My Top 3 Video Call Apps

Hey everyone. I’m just going to dive right in! This lockdown has been really tough for lots of us for different reasons. For me as a student, it’s been a difficult adjustment with my course moving online part-way through the academic year and being physically disconnected […]

Just Keep Swimming

Just Keep Swimming

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!! How are you? I hope you and your family are all staying well. Today I would like to discuss my daily routine during the lockdown – although I think it’s not just me who has found this situation a bit challenging. […]

The Importance of the Little Things

The Importance of the Little Things

Hello, hello, hello, everyone!!!! I hope you are feeling well and healthy. I understand that these days are complicated, but nevertheless I always believe there is a positive side of everything. Today I want to speak about what is really important. Those small things that, […]

5 Ways to Positively Fuel Your Day

5 Ways to Positively Fuel Your Day

Hey everyone. How are you doing? I hope you are well and I sincerely mean that. At the moment the number one subject on everyone’s lips is the coronavirus which Claudio wrote about in a recent post, and I just feel that fear is gripping the nation […]

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 […]

Social Distancing and Self Isolation

Social Distancing and Self Isolation

Hello!! I hope you are well. During this pandemic, self-isolation and social distancing have been advised for those who have health conditions, those who are elderly and for those who have contact with vulnerable people. Many will agree that the thought of self-isolation sounds scary and […]

Overcoming Our Fears of Public Speaking

Overcoming Our Fears of Public Speaking

Okay, so we’ve probably all been there – maybe a student presentation in a crowded room, all eyes on you, heart racing, hands shaking, palms sweating, mouth trembling, voice quivering… what is that fear all about and how can we overcome it? Generally it’s known as […]