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A “Thank You” 2015 post.

Last year I did a “thank you” post for people and organisations that had helped me last year. This year, I’d like to do the same.   I’d like to thank the following people and organisations for their help this year. These are not in order! Wendy Nicholson – For being a supportive professional this […]

My 2016 Student Resolutions.

I’m making a number of resolutions for 2016. This should have been posted yesterday but alas here are my resolutions for university and being a student. Maintain my 2:1 grades. Get at least one first next year in my degree. Carry on being organised. Do more reading around journalism on a regular basis. Read/watch/listen to […]

Relaunching my YouTube Channel.

I started up my YouTube channel back in July and unfortunately I became really busy with opportunities over the summer and started university that my channel got swept under the carpet. So after some thought and asking on my social media, I’ve decided that I’m relaunching my YouTube channel in the new year. I’ll be […]


Before I do my Student Sunday posts, I’d like to make a quick apology! I’m sorry for not blogging a lot this week like I said I would but I’ve been so busy as I got the cultural coordinator position at Northern Lights! I also got the Guest Planner/News Gatherer role so I’ve been in […]

A Letter to my grandparents.

As many of you know by now, both of my grandparents are unwell, both physically and mentally. My granddad has dementia (vascular in my opinion, senile in others), he also has challenging behaviour and other health conditions (arthritis, angina etc). My grandma has brain damage, hallucinations, epilepsy and other health conditions too. There are some […]

Time Flies: A Reflection.

A short post, reflecting… Yesterday I went to see my Grandma. For those of you who have been reading my blog for a while or follow me on Twitter, then you will know that I haven’t seen my grandma since my 21st birthday back in May. Some of you may see this as “harsh”, but […]

What to wear for your first week of university?

Starting university as a fresher is a big deal. I know this from last year and I’m doing it again this year. It’s about making a great first impression, whatever course you are on – from journalism to bio-pharmaceutical science and everything in between. When I went for my first day at university, my very […]