A not so smooth start to Studying Abroad

Originally holding California as my dream destination and resolving to settle for nothing less, the series of events that eventually led me to sign up for and embark on a year abroad in Berlin were both unprecedented and entirely unplanned. Easily adding to the list of spontaneous major life decisions that seem to be becoming a regular pattern now, I counted down the days before … Continue reading A not so smooth start to Studying Abroad

Spring Cleaning Tip No1: Stop Spring Cleaning

“Buy me, buy me!” “Half off?!” “I’m on sale too!” “I would look so good with that black velvet top you wear everywhere!” “If you’re getting that bag, then you might as well get those matching shoes!” “Treat yo self!” All the memories come flooding back as I stare down my wardrobe, its open doors beckoning me to return to countless scenes of the same … Continue reading Spring Cleaning Tip No1: Stop Spring Cleaning

Do I have to go back?: How to handle those New Term Blues

  Having recently faced the most severe case of blues I’ve had to date during my university degree, such a post has never seemed more relevant. After all, there’s no denying we’ve all felt it at some point; that feeling or desire, no matter how small, to stay home, to not have to return to face a new term. It’s important to remember that it’s … Continue reading Do I have to go back?: How to handle those New Term Blues

Dear Future Me: A look back at 2016

Dear future me, I know the chances of you actually reading this somewhere down the line are low, because your laziness is something not even a New Year’s resolution can fix. But if you feel like taking a walk down memory lane, at the infamous crappiness that was 2016 and at the hopes you had facing 2017, keep reading. Beyond all belief, Trump won. Britain … Continue reading Dear Future Me: A look back at 2016

A Mean Girls Inspired Christmas Dress Hunt

They may wear pink on Wednesdays, but with Christmas round the corner even the meanest girls will trade their rosy wardrobes for a more festive (and obviously fetch) look! It may have been 12 years since we first saw them dance around to Jingle Bell Rock on our screens, yet still the classic red and white Santa hats matched with the synchronised red, faux fur … Continue reading A Mean Girls Inspired Christmas Dress Hunt