March Favourites.
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March Favourites.

This month has honestly been mental. When I haven’t been stressed about work or uni-life, I’ve been on the train stressing about travel, or asleep. Even in sleep I’ve been stressed and having really bizarre and weird dreams. But now that…

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Dealing with Stress.
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Dealing with Stress.

As of this week, I can officially say that my stress levels are sky-high. Every assignment that could ever be due in under the sun has snuck up on me and it would be kind to say that I was just…

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Dealing with Failure
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Dealing with Failure

No one is perfect. Failure or disappointment is a part of everyday life. As a student, I know this as well as any one. There are often days where nothing will go right. You will wake up and get your hairbrush…

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Self-Confidence
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Self-Confidence

I may not be perfect, but parts of me are pretty awesome! Hana’s last post was a pretty personal post highlighting her past difficulties and how this year she is going to focus on being her, not caring about what people…

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Hello 2018.
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Hello 2018.

The time has finally come when we have to say goodbye to 2017 and say hello to a whole new year. Theres been a lot of talk about how bad this year has been for some, but to be honest for…

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An Update on Second Year So Far
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An Update on Second Year So Far

It’s been about a month since I started my second year at University and in all honesty I have found it a harder than first year. Although last year I struggled with home-sickness, this year there just seems to be a…

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A step towards my future.
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A step towards my future.

As you may or may not know, I am currently studying Classical Civilisations and Literature at university. A lot of people go into university with no clue of where they want to end up in their life in the future. I…

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Remembering Freshers week 2016
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Remembering Freshers week 2016

So Freshers week 2017 is coming up and I can’t help but remember my own Freshers week last year. I’ve got to admit, I was so nervous, but I really shouldn’t have been. Freshers week was one of the best university…

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Moving In Day Tips.
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Moving In Day Tips.

Moving in day is just around the corner, and I remember when I was moving in to University, I was terrified. I was really nervous about the whole process and there was next to nothing about the actual process online. Hopefully…

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Getting the most out of Freshers.
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Getting the most out of Freshers.

Congratulations for getting into university! The results have recently come out and everyone did so well! We hope you’ve gotten into the university that you wanted, but now you must be getting excited. And maybe a little nervous? Theres nothing to…

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Big Changes.
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Big Changes.

This summer, both Jenny and myself, have experienced some exponential change’s. Since getting back from my first year at University, my home life has morphed into something very different to what it was before, and the change’s I saw erupting around…

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Those Rainy Days
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Those Rainy Days

Sometimes, life can be cruel. Every now and then sadness can creep in for no particular reason – despite everything in your life seemingly going the way you want it to. I like to call these days ‘down days’, or ‘rainy…

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10 Misconceptions about University
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10 Misconceptions about University

University is often renowned for the student lifestyle. The Devil-may-care attitude. The parties. And above all the drinking. From my own experiences, there are so many stereotypes about university and students that you hear everyday, very few of which are completely…

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University: Is it for me?
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University: Is it for me?

One of the most difficult times of your teenage existence occurs when you are 17/18 years old, in the last year of school. A-Level year is hard enough as it is, with stress being paramount, but the hardest decisions I had…

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