My boyfriend and I went for a short break in Barcelona at the beginning of July and it was honestly one of the best trips I have ever been on & I cannot wait to go back! Unfortunately being a student meant that I couldn’t afford a lovely week long break away so I searched to find a happy medium of relaxing on the beach and a city break… Something Barcelona is perfect for. The Hotel We stayed in B Hotel,…

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The beginning of September only means one thing: back to school Getting a good student diary is the first stepping stone in having an organised year where you achieve every goal you set yourself. I managed to put together a list of several places where you can pick up great academic diaries for under £10. The Works The Works is great for really cheap diaries and hardback notebooks. You can get this great A4 Einstein diary for only £1, which…

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I think there is definitely certain thoughts university students have when it comes to writing a dreaded essay. I seem to experience all of these so please let me know that I’m not totaaaally crazy and you think these too! 10am: Ok, ok I’ll just sit down and get this over with. I’ll plan to write 500 words today and then I’m 1/4 of the way through. Yes, organisation is key. I am the pillar of success. 10:15am: It’s been 15 minutes and…

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Bowls. Lampshades. Baskets. Plant pots. Fairy lights. Is it sad that I never want this copper trend to end? Copper homeware is slowly taking over my life, help me!! I have recently moved in to my second year university room and I made sure that copper featured massively in my new place. I mean check our this gorgeous lampshade from Sass and Belle. The geometric design, THE COPPER ughhhhh! It is just so gorgeous and it’s going straight in my basket.        …

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We all have those days. The days where you want to wear clothes 3 sizes too big and avoid mirrors so you don’t know if you’ve gained weight. The days where you don’t do your hair and makeup and instead curl up in bed for hours and watch TV. The days where you go out with friends and in photos you can’t help but feel you look the worst. Nobody deserves to feel that way about themselves and I thought…

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