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
In June of 2016, I was diagnosed with IBS or irritable bowel syndrome. If you’re not familiar with what it is, it’s a condition in which your digestive system doesn’t function as it should. Its main symptoms are stomach cramps, diarrhoea, constipation and bloating. Basically, it’s not fun to live with. For me, I experience… Continue reading How IBS Affects My Mental Health
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
Earlier this year I contributed to this BBC article. I was supposed to be on the radio too, but instead, they used another lovely lady who to me, her struggle appeared a lot worse. Now, I know that mental health isn’t a competition and I know how the media works, so my anxiety story didn’t… Continue reading Mental Health Isn’t Always Shocking
Before I ventured to university I heard so many stories about university life that put me off, mainly around money. Now, as a student people make assumptions about me which I despise. Here are the top ten I think you’ll recognise as a student or may change your mind about university if they were putting you… Continue reading Ten Misconceptions About University Life
One of the things I’ve found hard at university regardless of the fact I’ve been brought up on good food is thinking what to cook. It’s even harder when cooking for one and wanting something that’s both quick and easy but nutritious. Over the last year I’ve developed a few ‘staple’ meals that I turn… Continue reading Student Eats: One Pot Quinoa Chilli