My Top Tips for Surviving University

I’m coming to the end of my second year studying Journalism at Staffordshire University and the pressure is ON. Ironically, I nearly didn’t write this post out of guilt of it taking up valuable revision time. I knew I’d kick myself if I didn’t write it and well, here we are.

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2 Years With Jake – Where It All Started

731 days I’ve been with Jake, and for those 731 days he’s made me the happiest girl in the world.

On February 4th 2016 I received a Twitter DM, which was unusual; I never got messages on Twitter.

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Iconic Female Characters that have Inspired Me | AD*

Females are routinely underrepresented in the film industry; often objectified, discriminated or oppressed. Many often weak and desperate for love – sound familiar? Panasonic, the award-winning, globally recognised, technology company invited me to share my favourite female characters in films or series I have watched.

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Meet Phoebe

You may have seen a few weeks back that we lost our four-legged fur-baby, Lyla, to cancer at the age of 12. Our home has been so empty and quiet, and just before we went to Cornwall, Mum and I went to visit a little two-year-old Staffie at Animal Lifeline who was desperate to be rehomed.

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Lyla

Whoever said ‘Diamonds are a girl’s best friend’ has obviously never owned a dog.

10 years ago, we were looking for a rescue dog. We were on our way home from Cornwall and got a call from the rescue centre saying we could come and take a look at one of their strays in Trentham at the weekend.

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My First Year At University

It’s like I blinked and I’ve finished my first year of university already? It’s crazy. A year in high school or sixth form would drag but my first year at uni has flown by.

University was always a path I was going to take, it was a natural step for me; what I was going to study was another story. I didn’t have a clue.

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