University

Should you do a Masters?

17th January 2020

After being in education for seventeen years, it was daunting not knowing what the next step was after graduating from my Bachelor’s degree in English. I got my GCSE’s, A-Levels, BA degree; I’d got the set of qualifications my teachers had always encouraged me to get. But, then what? Nobody at the University of York […]

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It’s that time of the week!

22nd November 2019

TGIF. Literally. This has felt like the loonnnggest week. I’m not even sure why, but I am ready for this weekend and SO excited to finish work today and head down to Cardiff baby, to be reunited with my pals. Weekend in Cardiff Tonight Dan and I are driving to Cardiff to visit the wonderful […]

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That Friday Feeling

15th November 2019

Well hay. I missed last week’s Friday post from living my life far too much to stop and write things down – oops. So this week you got a double whammy of my favourite parts of the last two weeks that have given me that goodbye work week holla Friday feeling. My Mum’s scones  Last […]

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24 hours in Cambridge

11th October 2019

One of the very few fun things (there’s no others) about living far away from your friends is showing them around where you live. Most of my northern pals have never been to Cambridge, which means when they do visit then we go to the best bars and restaurants, obvs, but with a punt or […]

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Just Keep Swimming

23rd January 2019

January is the month we dive head first into everything; fitness, health, work, personal goals, organising and decluttering our life. It’s the time when we all simultaneously try and do everything we want to. For me, this is what that has looked like so far: Wake up, Sudoku, shower, breakfast, make my salad for lunch, […]

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I’m a Graduate!

16th October 2018

So kids it’s official… I’m a graduate. AGH. I still don’t believe it, mainly because I feel way too young to be a graduate and have my life together. Can I just rewind to the gin & lemonade and dancing on the tables in Fibbers pls?? Graduation was such a good end to my time […]

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Dear Diary: Week 40

7th October 2018

After a super productive day at work the other day, I felt motivated to start a new line of blog posts with a weekly lil update of what’s been happening. In January I had actually planned to post a summary of every week of 2018, but um real life got in the way of that, […]

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Life post-uni: Anxiety

16th July 2018

University brought so many amazing things into my life, as well as hangovers, many an existential crisis and my awareness of the price of food. It also brought some other lil things, like friends, parties, mems for life and sadly brain fog & its gal pal anxiety. I’d never really had anxiety beforehand, not like I’d […]

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