Why There’s More To Being A #GirlBoss

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#Girlboss. I think I’ve heard this phrase more times than I’ve heard my own name recently. Don’t get me wrong – I love the idea of empowering women, but now the phrase just makes me feel like a failure. The phrase now seems to be associated with people having everything together all the time. Social media is filled to the brim of […]

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University Q&A

University

Moving away to university is one of the scariest experiences you’ll face. It’s a combination of not knowing people, being in a new place and having no idea what’s in front of you. After 5 years, I think it’s safe to say I’ve learnt my way around about university. Who better than to help you settle in than little old me? […]

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What’s In My Uni Bag

Whats In My Bag

  It’s back to uni/school and in my mind, that means one thing. Bags and stationery. (Oops that’s two things). If you don’t get Christmas-level excited at the thought of buying new stationery you are in the WRONG place hunni… What’s In My Bag posts and videos are my absolute favourite – I’m just a nosey gal at heart and […]

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How to Create Your Home Away From Home

Uni Room

Most of you will have moved from home where your little bedroom is exactly how you want it to be – the perfect shade of pink, the wardrobe you want. You then arrive at university to find you’re living in a box room. Personally, my uni room was YELLOW. What the chuff are you meant to do when your room is […]

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Staying Organised As A Student

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I think one of the hardest things about being a student is being thrust into an environment where there’s no homework, no teachers nagging you to get work done and certainly no parents on your back. Getting work done and being organised is completely up to you. With several different modules, you’ll normally have a variety of deadlines – and they […]

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Skincare – Back To Basics

When it comes to the world of beauty, it can be a bit of a nightmare. It’s like watching a medical drama and not having a CLUE about what people are on about. “YOU ALWAYS NEED A GLYCOLIC ACID” “WHERE IS THE RETINOL IN YOUR SKINCARE REGIME” RARARARARARARARA – STOP. Let’s get back to the basics. If you’re reading this, […]

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It’s No Big Deal #2

… that the only time you’ve ever been in that gym you’re paying £30 a month for is when you originally signed up. … that you don’t drink the recommended 8 glasses a day. (unless a glass of rosé counts) … that you got the bus home. When home is two bus stops away.. (it was raining ok?!) … that you let phone […]

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How To Get A Good Night’s Sleep

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We’ve all done it – morning rolls around and all you can do is yawn, reach for the caffeine and complain to anyone within earshot about how tired you are.  There’s plenty of research out there that a lack of sleep leads to all kind of long-term health problems, including Type II diabetes, high blood pressure and heart failure. Not to […]

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It’s No Big Deal..

Have you ever gone through your daily life, done something and thought ‘Am I an absolute fruitcake?’. You know you have.. It’s these funny, little things that make you, you. Just in case you’re feeling like a weirdo, here’s your reminder that.. It’s No Big Deal That.. You change into your PJ’s as soon as you get home JUST so you […]

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