Handmakers and style shakers! Featuring fabulous facemasks and jazzy earrings!
And I am back again with another handful of beautiful small businesses and snazzy start-ups! This week there's a real mix, from masks and festival wear to self care boxes! If you know anyone who deserves to have the spotlight on them, a small business who shares amazing products and messages, get in contact with … Continue reading Loving Local and Supporting Small (2)
1st Blog of the Series! I moved back to Bristol last week and once again fell in love with the whole atmosphere. Whilst I was away, I realised how much I missed some local businesses and jazzy independent stores that I love popping into and having a nose around. The thing about small businesses is … Continue reading Loving Local and Supporting Small (1)
When I started university, the last thing on my mind was a global pandemic smack bang in the middle of my second academic year. There I said it! And, I think everyone has similar thoughts… Of course, this uncertain time has sprung on us all very quickly and following the Government’s guidelines of social distancing … Continue reading 10 things I am grateful for in Lockdown
Reflecting on #BLM movement, and educating myself.
Kindness is a quality, that to me, is essential. Kindness can spread joy, advice, make someone smile or even laugh. Kindness is the theme of this year's Mental Health Awareness Week, and all week I have been making it the focus of my posts on instagram and also joined in a #KindnessChallenge take-over on my … Continue reading 5 Ways To Be #Kind To Yourself
Going from a full or part time schedule at university, to completing our deadlines and coursework at home, can be a real struggle, especially when there isn’t a regular routine or timetable. I have definitely found it very odd adapting over the first couple of weeks. During my time in lockdown, I’ve thought about what’s … Continue reading My Top Tips for Organising your days when #WFH
Everyone wants to find a perfect home, and sometimes it can be a struggle - especially as a student! These top tips are based on my own student experience!
As a second year student who is studying Creative and Professional writing, you would think that I would always have a pen in my hand or a laptop on my lap, scribbling or typing away. It would surprise people that this is not exactly how I spend my days. Since the age of around about … Continue reading Getting into the habit of writing
Even if you aren't the wildest party animal out there, try to go to as many welcome/freshers events as you can! It's a great way to meet new people before you start studying, to bond with your flatmates and get to know the area.
This is my blog I worked on for UWE Bristol's platform UWE Browzer! I hope you enjoy my tips! Whether it's your first time living away from home or not, moving into a whole new space can give you a mixture of feelings. There's no doubt that it can be quite daunting, especially if … Continue reading How to decorate your uni room
Exam stress, surprises and a bit of down time
It’s been a while...
YOU GO GIRL! March is filled with recognition for us ladies! It's Women's History Month and a couple of days ago it was International Women's Day too! I spent the 8th March thinking about not only all of the inspiring women who are globally recognised but also the wonderful women and leading ladies close to … Continue reading International Women’s Day
Does anyone else at uni feel like there is a mountain of work for portfolios lately? I have only one exam at the end of the last semester, meaning that the rest of my portfolio coursework is going to determine if I get back onto my course next year. Now, I have never, even in … Continue reading Work Load
love yourself and love one another
Let's not let it all be so blue
I was in two minds about going back to Bristol...
Yes, I confess, I am a procrastinator and no, I can't help it...
It’s day 3 out of 365 and I can honestly say this year has gone great so far…
Winter blues and inspirational slumps I think it’s fair to say Autumn came to say hello and then just ran away with us, a Halloween party and then it was gone and all of a sudden every where is star-studded with Christmas lights and festive markets. University really does go by so quickly and now … Continue reading Thoughts on writers block
Let’s catch up!I know I said that I would be doing these blogs more frequently and have got some drafted, but I have just come back from a lovely sun-filled holiday where we all promised not to be on our laptops/phones to spend some time together as a family … and I have been … Continue reading I have news!