LIFE UPDATE: Living and Working in Budapest… and Finally Getting a Cat

After writing about a million different beginnings to this blog post, all of which I felt were incredibly cheesy, I will start with a simple HIYA. Since my last blog post, which feels like it was a million years ago, a lot has happened. I slaved away day and night writing my dissertation (from which… Continue reading LIFE UPDATE: Living and Working in Budapest… and Finally Getting a Cat

24 Things You Learn by the Age of 24

Twenty bloody four. Sorry, but how is that even possible? It only feels like yesterday that I was chugging a bottle of Frosty Jack's on a Grimsby field with Basshunter on repeat. (This isn't a recent thing. I was 15 - although I am a bit partial to Basshunter every now and then.) I actually… Continue reading 24 Things You Learn by the Age of 24

Doing a Work Placement in London: My Sneak Preview of Life in the Capital

Being a Journalism Studies student at the University of Sheffield, I had the amazing opportunity of undertaking a work placement at the Press Association for a week towards the end of June. The experience itself was a whole host of things, positive and negative; liberating, scary, eye-opening, and stressful. All at the same time. I've… Continue reading Doing a Work Placement in London: My Sneak Preview of Life in the Capital

15 Little Ways to Make the Most of the Glorious Weather

If you're reading this from the sunny paradise that the UK has suddenly turned into, after what seems like 435 years of snow and bitter cold, you'll probably be feeling those long-awaited summer vibes. The warm breeze and long days of sunshine are definitely getting me excited for everything else that summer holds in store… Continue reading 15 Little Ways to Make the Most of the Glorious Weather

21 Ways To Treat Yourself This January

It's not surprising that January is considered to be the most depressing month of the year. One too many mince pies at Christmas caused us to gain a few pounds, and our New Year's resolutions are already long forgotten. Christmas is such a happy, joyful time surrounded by the 3 vital f's: family, friends and… Continue reading 21 Ways To Treat Yourself This January