High Expectations: Perfectionist vs Optimist.

High Expectations: Perfectionist vs Optimist.

From a young age, the expectation to 'be good' is something we have drummed into us. But sometimes our expectations of ourselves are simply too high. We're perfectionists. Perfectionism: Perfectionism means setting our goals too high and having unrealistic expectations. Being allergic to failure is often driven by an underlying sense of shame. If we can [...]

Student Stereotypes

Student Stereotypes

University exposes you to all kinds of wonderful variations of student. But as a prospectus student its hard to know what stereotypes to believe. Here is a list of Student Stereotypes that I've put together to give an insight into the realities of student life. Type Number 1: THE CAFFEINE ADDICT- coffee shops on campus [...]

Top Ten Beauty Hacks

Hello everybody! Today I am talking about my top ten beauty hacks that I use! I hope you enjoy! 1) Fixing smudged nail varnish There is nothing worse than doing your nails and then catching them on something, putting a mighty finger print on it or fluff getting stuck on them. So I figured out [...]

Student Dictionary

Student Dictionary

Flawsome: (adjective) An individual who embraces their ‘flaws’ and knows they are awesome regardless. Hangry: (adjective) A state of anger caused by lack of food; hunger causing negative change in emotional state. Coffee: (noun) Freshly ground heaven. A magical substance that turns ‘leave me alone or die’ into ‘good morning, honey!’ Tea: (noun) A hug [...]

My First University Supermarket Shop (Lacto-Free)

Hey everyone! Today's blog is all about my first University Shopping list. As a 3rd year, this is my third and last (yikes) 'first' food shop. Over the last two years, and many shopping trips, I have discovered I am actually quite frugal. I am more than happy to go for the supermarket own products- [...]