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Urban Cottage Industries: Let There Be Light Entry

Urban Cottage Industries: Let There Be Light Entry

I take a lot of photos. I quite like just getting inspired by the moment, and trying to capture it in a frame. When I look back on them, I’ll remember what we were doing that day and how beautiful the scenery was. I’m participating […]

New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions

I see so many memes, statuses and what-have-yous on social media complaining how bad a year 2016 was. I’m sure some people have had dreadful years, but I think other people just like griping for the sake of griping. Me? I’ve had a pretty good […]

Top five tips for student spending

Top five tips for student spending

Ah, it’s the end of the first term. You get to relax, stuff yourself with home food, and… oh wait you’re completely broke. 🤷‍♀️ If you’re like me, anyway. But how do you stop spending so much, and start saving a little bit? Here are […]

A struggle to feel festive

A struggle to feel festive

It’s the 12th day of Christmas, so I suppose it is appropriate for me to write a festive blog post. I know a lot of bloggers have been doing ‘Blogmas’ or ‘Vlogmas’, posting every day with something Christmassy. I’d rather give you guys something I’m […]

Etsy Made Local

Etsy Made Local

The magazine that I’m the Editor-in-Chief of, Platform Magazine, was invited as a VIP to the Etsy Made Local event at the Nottingham Trent Student Union today. I was planning on going anyway, but when my society coordinator gave me the orange envelope Etsy had […]

An evening in Birmingham

An evening in Birmingham

“Where are you from?” people will often ask me at university. It is very hard to explain that I’m from one of the smallest cities in England, so I say I live roughly twenty minutes from Birmingham. And although I’m technically not in Birmingham, I […]

My Beginner Workout Routine

My Beginner Workout Routine

When working out, everyone has their own set of aims when it comes to what they want to achieve out of it. Whether it’s losing weight, building muscle or just making your Instagram look good, there is some sort of motive. For me at the […]

Anti-Bullying Week: A victim’s thoughts

Anti-Bullying Week: A victim’s thoughts

This week is Anti-Bullying Week. This is such an important issue that needs to have so much more coverage than a week – it’s a daily issue that affects so many lives both young and old, and hurts everyone involved. It’s unpleasant, it’s vicious, it’s […]

A world through eyes

A world through eyes

People say that your eyes are one of the most important parts of you. After all, they’re how you perceive the world, aren’t they? They trigger your tastebuds, tantalise your touch, and turn up your smiles. For a lot of people, people take perfect eyesight […]

My Autumn Soup

My Autumn Soup

Autumn is my favourite time of year. The leaves are brighter, the days are darker, the scarves are tighter. Snuggly jumpers, blazing fires, and food to toast you inside out. You simply cannot beat it. One of my favourite things to have this time of […]