What is the typical university experience?…

Quite simply, I believe that there isn’t one. There is no such thing is a  ‘typical university experience’. Whether you are about to start university in September or are just curious about what a university experience may be like this post is for you! I know I haven’t posted much this summer, I’ve been so busy going on holiday with my family, attending weddings, working … Continue reading What is the typical university experience?…

Turning points: I finally passed my driving test!…

Seat belt on and raring to go! I’ve just passed my driving test but I had tough time reaching my destination. This post is a little different and is part of my section, ‘turning points’, where I try to provide a new perspective. I wanted to share my experience of learning to drive and to remind others never to give up! On my 17th birthday, I … Continue reading Turning points: I finally passed my driving test!…

When dad says he wants ‘nothing’ for Fathers day…

When it comes to Fathers’ day dads can be well… awkward by asking for ‘nothing’. My friends’ agree that their dads do this too.  You want to give them something but the question is what? You’ve got them all the socks, shirts and beer they could ask for in the entire world but then what? You start to run out of ideas and they get fed … Continue reading When dad says he wants ‘nothing’ for Fathers day…

Textbooks and lectures aside, what have I learnt about myself?…

Exams are over and I am finally free! Now I can actually have a break before second semester starts and I mean a proper break. Okay, I may have just had the Christmas holidays but with it being such a busy time of year and having revision to do there was little time to relax. Yet my lecturers wished me a ‘restful break’. Restful? But … Continue reading Textbooks and lectures aside, what have I learnt about myself?…