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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. […]

My week with the Bocuse d’Or

My week with the Bocuse d’Or

In 1987 the chef of the century, Paul Bocuse, masterminded the Bocuse d’Or – a revolutionary cooking competition. Like major worldwide events the Olympics, Eurovision and many more, it is open to countries across the world who compete for the title. The basic premise of […]

How to plan a themed party

How to plan a themed party

Hello everyone, This week’s blog post is a little different! This week my sister had a birthday party, and almost every year she has a murder mystery with a different theme. In previous years it has been the wild west, circus, roaring 20’s and this […]

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 […]

Making the most of the Easter holidays

Making the most of the Easter holidays

Hello everyone! The holidays are here! I know I have been looking forward to this break for a few weeks now, and cannot wait to go home. I thought I’d write this blog post today to help you think about the best way to make […]

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

Hello everyone, Yesterday was International Women’s Day, but I thought I’d write about it today because it is something that is very important to me.   #PressforProgress Every year, the day has a theme- this year it was #PressforProgress, encouraging everyone to press for progress […]

Mother’s day ideas

Mother’s day ideas

Mother’s day is fast approaching (11th March) so I thought I’d give you some ideas of what to get her/how to celebrate your mum on that day.   -Cards If money is tight, sometimes just a really nice long card can be a lovely gift. […]

World Book Day

World Book Day

Hello everyone,   Next Thursday (1st March) is world book day!   What is world book day? According to the website, World Book Day is: “World Book Day is a celebration! It’s a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and (most importantly) it’s a celebration of […]

Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day

14th of February, the day when restaurants are booked up, cards are signed ‘from your secret admirer’ and roses are sent all across the world, to that special someone. As a young, single girl it’s presumed I will be crying into my pillow as I […]

An interview with UCB’s Guild of Students!

An interview with UCB’s Guild of Students!

Before going off to university you think of Freshers’, societies, making friends and accommodation, so why before going off to college do we not think of these things nearly as much? I’ve found moving to UCB essentially going to university two years earlier as new […]