This year has been a massive rollercoaster with ups and downs, and it is fair to say I have learnt a thing or two over the past 12 months.I thought I would share them with you in the hope that it might help you in 2017. 1. Saying no is ok: I hate to disappoint…

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Every time I go on a placement, or have an important meeting, or do something big I get really nervous, but you wouldn’t know it. Up until recently my boss at work thought I was confident and outgoing, until a heart to heart revealed that actually I am quaking in my boots and winging it…

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After months and months of wanting to try some of the products by Teapigs I finally allowed myself to spend a bit of money on a treat. I love tea and Teapigs are the Willy Wonka of tea providers.They have everything you could think of from the very typical Earl Grey tea to their latest,…

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December is a stressful time of year. Christmas shopping, trying to save money and of course the dreaded December exams and assignments. Luckily for me it’s nearly all over, but that doesn’t mean I’m not stressed. I find it had to unwind sometimes but there are a few things that always seem to work when…

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Last weekend I took the annual trip to the Manchester Christmas Markets with my boyfriend. We have been going every year since I moved to the North West and there was no way I was going to break the tradition. Despite my boyfriend’s horror when I told him we were going on Black Friday, we…

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