I have been back at university for exactly 2 weeks today. I came back from my Christmas holidays with the plan to work hard and succeed. That has never been the easiest thing for anyone to do. The world has so many distractions out there, whether it's another video on YouTube or a sunny day… Continue reading No one ever made a difference, by being the same as everyone else.
So 2018 has started! 2017 for me was a rollercoaster of a ride. Lots of great things happened such as our family trip to America in Summer was amazing, starting second year and living in a house with people I chose to live with, achieving a good grade in my first year! However, there have… Continue reading 2018 … what a year it’s going to be?
It's been about a month since I started University and in all honesty I have found it a harder than first year. Although last year I struggled with home-sickness, this year there just seems to be a lot going on all at once. I have three group projects going on in which one of them… Continue reading Second Year So Far
For the last couple of months I've had my eye on Apples new iPad Pro. To be honest, Jenny mentioned it too me back in June when we went shopping, noting how brilliant it would be for university lectures. I've had it on my mind since, so when I saw on UniDays that Apple were… Continue reading Apple iPad Pro Review
“For the first time in my life, I'm doubting my faith, and it terrifies me. For the first time, I want to change the rules. For the first time I wonder: does it matter what it says on your skin, when what's at stake is your soul?" Since summer began, I set myself a new… Continue reading Book Review: Ink
This summer, both Jenny and myself, have experienced some exponential changes. Since getting back from my first year at University, my home life has morphed into something very different to what it was before, and the changes I saw erupting around me scared me a little. So I have decided to share them on here,… Continue reading Big Changes.
When it comes down to packing for university, there are so many lists out there claiming what you must take to university and what you really need. In our experience, we found that there were quiet a few things that people suggested, that we just didn't need. Here is our list of eight things that everyone says you… Continue reading 8 things you don’t need to take to University.
For many, one of the most exciting parts of moving in to university, is the shopping. But it can be difficult to get nice new things, but to keep within a student price range. Here are a few places you can go to get some great quality items, for a low price. Ikea It may… Continue reading Best places for University Shopping.
Last Saturday I officially moved in to my second-year university accommodation. This was a huge step for me and I was feeling rather anxious about it. See, second year accommodation is very different to first year accommodation. You go from few worries to suddenly having to worry about bills and house safety. First year accommodation is a perfect… Continue reading Moving into my Second Year House.
University is often renowned for the student lifestyle. The Devil-may-care attitude. The parties. And above all the drinking. From my own experiences, there are so many stereotypes about university and students that you hear everyday, very few of which are completely true. Though it should be remembered that everyones experiences are completely different, here is… Continue reading 10 Misconceptions about University