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Black History Month

Black History Month

Hey guys! So October is almost over and this month was officially UK Black History Month. A month that aims to promote and celebrate the contributions of black people to British society, and to create an understanding of black history in general. Throughout history there have been […]

Natural Attractions, West Midlands

Natural Attractions, West Midlands

Hi guys! 🙂 So the days are getting darker and the weather is getting a little bit miserable… but there is still a little bit of time before it starts getting REALLY wintry! So I’d like to take the opportunity to let you know about […]

How clean is your student kitchen?

How clean is your student kitchen?

Hey everyone! So today I’m going to give you a few tips on kitchen hygiene. I mean don’t get me wrong, I’m not an expert, but what I do know is every student should at least know the basics to avoid those nasty breeding germs — […]

Magical Experience

Magical Experience

Hello, hello, hello everyone! How are you feeling today? I hope you are in control and well organised for your assignments, as this will allow you to keep a healthy mindset. I hope you found last week’s post on ‘Tips and Tricks for Choosing your Everyday […]

Sightseeing in West Midlands

Sightseeing in West Midlands

Hello guys! Welcome back to my blog! So, I am nearly five months into my placement, and it has been a rollercoaster ride. Work this week stepped down a notch so I finally had a little more free time. I concluded that it’s only right I […]

The Law of Attraction

The Law of Attraction

Hello again! 🙂 Do you have a belief or religion? Are you willing to be open-minded for a moment? I wouldn’t particularly call myself religious but I do most certainly have beliefs… Have you heard of the law of attraction? This is my belief and […]

Your work – keep on top of it!

Your work – keep on top of it!

Hey everyone! So I’m just a few weeks into my course now and I’ve already had a light bulb moment, and that is this – student life is not a joke! Some students crave that university experience, and by that I mean the partying, drinking, living in […]

Tips and Tricks for Choosing Your Best Everyday Outfits

Tips and Tricks for Choosing Your Best Everyday Outfits

Hello, hello, hello everyone!! How are you today? I hope you found last week’s post on procrastination useful to help you complete this term’s assignment and have a lot of free time after. Today I would like to give you some tips to choose your […]

Organisation is the key to success!

Organisation is the key to success!

Hi everyone! 🙂 As I’m now in my second year at university, I would like to give some tips that I hope will be helpful to you if you are starting university first year, or if you are struggling a little to get going… So […]

Winter is coming

Winter is coming

Hello people, Recently the weather has been quite wet and cold. Hopefully this post is not too late!  I want to suggest some of the places to buy wet weather essentials in the city centre. In the coming months, the winds can get quite strong. […]