No lecturers, not a single one tells you during those open day talks that some days you’ll be so lonely your body will feel heavy. They’re some of the most intelligent people you’ll ever meet, doctors of their subject and none will tell you that making friends as an adult is hard or that you… Continue reading Why I Go Home From University Every Weekend
I start my third and final year of university on Monday. It’s gone so quickly and there’s a lot of things I want to do differently so I both enjoy and feel good throughout my final year as an undergraduate student (sob). Self-Care During my second year, self-care went out of the window. I wasn’t… Continue reading My New (Academic) Year Resolutions
Be Honest and Open Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of. Earlier this year, my mum told me to just own the fact I have anxiety. I liked that, I’m still a good person, a fun person, despite my struggles and so are you. Tell the people you are going to be living with… Continue reading Coping With Your Mental Health During Freshers
You cannot heal in the same environment you got sick As I headed into my second year of university, head full of optimism and excitement I knew it was too good to be true. I wasn’t heading back to a small room with an even smaller bathroom that constantly smelt a bit damp and… Continue reading The Last Twelve Months
My first student lifestyle post since A level results, so if you got accepted into university last week, congratulations! If you didn’t get the grades you hoped for, or had to go through clearing, or decided on a gap year that’s okay and life has funny ways of getting you exactly where you’re supposed to… Continue reading Student Storecupboard Essentials
I did it! I completed my marathon walk for Student Minds and in total I’ve raised £231 which is just beyond anything I ever thought. I set my target for £50 so to raise that much is such a wonderful feeling. I really am so very very grateful to everyone who donated and supported the… Continue reading I Did It!
I’m back with another easy student meal! This time in the form of the most simple home-made satay sauce. I must eat this meal weekly at uni and I love it. It’s so simple so I hope you enjoy it too. You Will Need – For The Sauce: Sesame Oil Soy Sauce Peanut butter of… Continue reading Student Eats: Easy Satay Sauce