It feels like years since I last started writing something on here and despite how full my drafts are with half written blogs and ideas, I guess life just sort of got in the way. Yet now I’m here with what feels like all the time in the world and so it just makes sense to try and get back into what I love doing … Continue reading Staying Happy At Home
Just graduated and feeling major Freshers FOMO? Join the club. It’s the big month – thousands of Freshers all over the country are settling in to their new university cities, drinking their body contents in vodka and probably already having thought about dropping out. Oh, those were the days! It’s insane to think that it was three years ago that I was in this position … Continue reading Freshers FOMO – it’s legit
Dear fellow Graduates, I see you are confused, perhaps frustrated and even a little scared now that you have finally received that scroll and worn your cap and gown. Your university journey is officially over and I know that is daunting, I myself am absolutely terrified, but there really is no need to feel so stressed about your next step. You are in an amazing … Continue reading A short but sweet letter to all graduates who are worrying about ‘what’s next?’
As summer nears, so does our incessant need to gain that ‘perfect bikini body’. This year however, I cannot stress enough how important focusing on just simply being healthy is – and FitFest Oxford, the annual wellbeing and fitness event, is the ideal place to show you how to do just that. Following its first successful year, FitFest Oxford will be returning on Saturday 15th … Continue reading FitFest Oxford 2019: The Summer of a Healthier and Happier You
Following Phillip Hammond’s promise to ensure that young females who come from low-income families, and may be experiencing period poverty, will now receive free sanitary products within their secondary schools from September onward. As well as the most recent announcement that primary school girls will receive free sanitary products as of next year too, it seems that the government has officially taken its first steps in … Continue reading Period Poverty: but what about homeless women?
It is with mixed emotions that I commence my last four weeks of university – well, actually only two if you don’t count Easter. Either way, I cannot pinpoint whether I feel completely relieved, sad, overjoyed or terrified. It is definitely a mixture of all four, but mostly the latter. I am terrified. Absolutely terrified about graduating. I feel like I should totally have my … Continue reading Kind of relieved, kind of absolutely terrified: how do you feel about graduating this year?
I have been sat here for the past hour or so attempting to transcribe an hour long bloody focus group – as dissertation calls and all that, yet to be honest it has only resulted in a hell of a lot of procrastination through watching every ‘full face of Glossier’ review on YouTube whilst contemplating why I was not blessed with smooth, perfect skin and … Continue reading Just Another Review of 2018
Returning back to university often means being back to budgets and books but let’s face it, that is only a good 40% of what it means to be back. The rest is dedicated to socialising, buying things you don’t really need and just enjoying a bit of freedom. Not that I want to be a bad influence on you all, but that is a completely … Continue reading New year, new semester: the necessities