Life at UCB through the eyes of our student bloggers

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You can’t win them all

You can’t win them all

This week I just wanted to touch on something that I believe needs to be spoken about more widely. My little sister has just finished her GCSEs and to say the experience for her was traumatic is an understatement. This brought back memories for me […]

The best brownie recipe ever

The best brownie recipe ever

Hello everyone, This is one of my favourite recipes to make- its quick and easy and perfect for sharing.   You will need: 200g butter 200g dark chocolate 3 eggs 250g caster sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 112g plain flour     Preheat the oven […]

What I take on a shoot

What I take on a shoot

As some of you will know if you follow our Instagram, I model part-time. On my most recent shoot, a lot of people, some aspiring models, were interested to know what I take with me for the day. Location photo shoots can end up being […]

The right to vote

The right to vote

The right to vote, as stated in the Human Rights Act, is defined as: “The will of the people shall be the basis of the authority of government; this will shall be expressed in periodic and genuine elections which shall be by universal and equal […]

Current trends (April 2018)

Current trends (April 2018)

Hey guys! There are certain fashion trends that I am absolutely LOVING right now and I thought it would only be right to share. Tassels/Fringe So I’m kicking things off with tassels/fringe as it is my personal favourite trend right now. I think it is just […]

How to: pack like a pro

How to: pack like a pro

Hey guys! So I am writing this post on Monday 5th of March. Tomorrow I will be heading off to Lisbon with my coursemates for a week! I am so very excited about this trip (and don’t worry a post will be coming next week about […]

The mom tag

The mom tag

Hi guys, so with Mother’s Day less than a month away I thought I would catch my mom while she wasn’t too busy and get her to answer a few questions about motherhood.   How old were you when you had your first child? “53 […]

Top 5 revision spots in Birmingham

Top 5 revision spots in Birmingham

  Faculty Coffee This is one of the quirkiest cafes I’ve ever been to. It is located in the historic Piccadilly Arcade, right next to New Street train station. They also occasionally hold classes on making coffee if you fancy yourself as a barista! Can […]

Winter essentials

Winter essentials

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well! I have planned to write to you about my winter essentials and due to having a crazy busy week I am currently writing this on a cold Friday morning whilst looking at a blanket of snow on […]

Top 10 favourite songs right now

Top 10 favourite songs right now

I have a very diverse music taste – I can go from country to R&B and grime real fast. From my last post, I thought you might find it interesting to see what I actually like to listen to. I take full advantage of my […]