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Category: Uni Talk

Things to do over summer

Things to do over summer

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and have been enjoying the hot weather! With second year now finished for me, I have 3 months until uni starts to do what ever I want. Well, within reason haha! Although I am working over the summer, […]

End of second year

End of second year

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well and aren’t too stressed over exams and deadlines. Luckily for me, all my exams and deadlines have finished! OMG I can not believe my second year at University College Birmingham has finished! Wow, that’s gone fast… I […]

Bye Felicia! (and by Felicia I mean uni)

Bye Felicia! (and by Felicia I mean uni)

As I am writing this post I still have post-presentation nerves flowing through me. Today marks the end of a wild ride. I have completely finished all of my university work! Now just to wait until July when I find out how well I did… […]

The end of an era

The end of an era

Hello everyone, I hope you’ve been enjoying the wonderful weather we’ve been having recently. This past weekend was my first weekend of (almost) freedom! I’ve had my last lecture and handed all but one assignment in (which is just a video upload). I can’t quite […]

Veggie sausage casserole

Veggie sausage casserole

This is one of my favourite dinners to make in bulk and then freeze for another day. Its super cheap, not difficult to make and very easy to swap veggie sausages for normal ones if you’re a meat eater. (This recipe has been adapted from […]

Allergy Awareness Week

Allergy Awareness Week

Hello everyone, This week has been Allergy Awareness Week. According to AllergyUK, allergy awareness week is: “Running from Monday 23rd April to Sunday 29th April, the week is designed to raise awareness of people living with allergies. This year, we will be focusing on travelling […]

Reflecting on semester two

Reflecting on semester two

Hello everyone, For many, Easter is a time of reflection, and although semester two isn’t over yet, I thought I’d use this blog post today to think about my time at uni since Christmas has been.   Things I have enjoyed:   Guest lecturers This […]

Having a car at university

Having a car at university

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and are enjoying the first week of Easter break! For this week’s blog post I wanted to chat to you about having a car at university. I have been driving now for four years with a Kia as […]

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 […]

My favourites this month

My favourites this month

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well and have had a great week! I was planning on doing this post for last week, however I had a busy week with family things so was unable to finish it.  So, although it may be a […]