It has been three long, difficult and challenging years. However, as I have reached the end of my degree, I wonder how much I’ve learned from university. I wonder what is to come next and how my 21st birthday has shaped who I am. A degree is by no means easy, and is definitely not … More Finishing a Degree and New adventures.
Turning 21, I decided to make 21 Goals from now on! Graduate from Keele University in July 2017. Pass my practical driving test. Start my GDL in September 2017. Write more blog posts. Start a new hobby/craft. Play the piano again. Keep in touch with friends from university. Lose weight and tone up, sharpppppp. Donate … More 21 Goals.
I know that many of my followers will have exams, revision or deadlines round about now. I understand how stressful this can be, being in third year at uni I’ve been through this a lot. And I thought I’d give you a few times on what you can do*. *Bare in mind that these might … More Look after Yourself (Exams and Deadlines).
November has been pretty eye opening for me. I’ve had ups and downs, and I think writing it in a blog post will help me figure out what has happened. People can be shit. I guess you learn more about yourself and the people around you as time goes on. I learned a lot about … More Personal Pieces: November Reflections (Things I’ve learned)
They told me that university is full of diversity, but I never believed them. Call me a pessimist, but I wasn’t looking at a business, I was looking at an education. They say uni will be the best experience, but that’s how I describe Keele. I was stumped how to write this, but I wanted … More Diversity.
As we greet a new month, I have decided to look at what I want to achieve this month. Maybe I won’t achieve all of these things this month, but I’ll try to achieve them in the next couple of months. Write more. I mean write spoken word, poetry, prose, blog posts, etc etc etc. … More September Goals.
I do this usual post every year on how great uni is and what a life experience it will be, but I never get down to my actual opinions on university, and how grades have defined us for our life. I have never felt the smart girl, and I’ll tell you that right now. I … More Why Grades will Never Define You
I guess I wish someone had given me some advice on what to take to uni. There are so many things you don’t think of so I thought I’d pile a list of what I think are really *essentials* for university. Thanks to everyone who contributed to this huuuuuge list. Food (the most important category…) … More Uni Essentials
I was getting ready for uni around this time 2 years ago, and it really got me thinking about how I found it. It is something I will never forget and as I’m going into my final year I look back on what being a fresher was like. This is going to be a new … More Uni shouldn’t scare you.