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FRESHERS WEEK #5 | How to Make the Most of Freshers Week

It's the last post in my Freshers advice week! I hope that these posts have served to help some of you in some way; I'm sure I'll think of other topics later on in the year and end up covering them at some point! I was totally stuck on subjects for my final day. I've… Continue reading FRESHERS WEEK #5 | How to Make the Most of Freshers Week

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FRESHERS WEEK #4 | Staying Motivated

Some who know me could say that this post is a little hypocritical. I'll admit, I'm not the most motivated person at the best of times. Ambitious, 100%, but I have days where I'll struggle at the thought of getting out of bed before 7pm. As I'm approaching the end of my university journey, however,… Continue reading FRESHERS WEEK #4 | Staying Motivated

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FRESHERS WEEK #3 | My Student Accommodation Experience

As Freshers up and down the country start to descend on their student accommodation, a familiar sight of bright blue IKEA bags, rolled up duvets and parents wheeling huge suitcases behind them has come about again. That was me three years ago, and to be honest, the thought of time moving that fast absolutely terrifies… Continue reading FRESHERS WEEK #3 | My Student Accommodation Experience

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FRESHERS WEEK #2 | Student Finance Tips

Being a student based in Scotland, I've been very lucky to have experienced a period of time where my tuition fees are all paid for by our government. How long that will last for, who knows - but it's no secret that whether these fees are an issue for you or not, the lifestyle of… Continue reading FRESHERS WEEK #2 | Student Finance Tips

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FRESHERS WEEK #1 | The Ultimate Freshers Survival Guide

To kick off my week of Freshers advice, I've adapted a piece I recently wrote for our university magazine at GCU! A new year of university is upon us, folks. For those of you just starting out – I’m totally jealous, by the way – this can be a really daunting time. Relax, you’ll have… Continue reading FRESHERS WEEK #1 | The Ultimate Freshers Survival Guide

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My Experience with Home Bleaching Kits

I hate hate hate my natural hair colour. It's something I've always despised, but to be fair, I suppose there's not really much wrong with it. It's pretty much brown, but being Scottish and all, there's the slightest hint of red and that's what I don't like - I'm constantly told by my parents and… Continue reading My Experience with Home Bleaching Kits

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Some (Alternative!) Top Tips for Studying

Hello all 🙂 So, the time for final exams is upon us yet again. Whether its uni, college, Highers or A-levels, it's always going to be a stressful period and I fully empathise with you! (I should actually be revising right now instead of writing blog posts, but hey ho) When it comes to studying, I've… Continue reading Some (Alternative!) Top Tips for Studying