10 Things You Might Need on Cold Winter Days and Nights

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I don’t know about you, but winter or not, my hands and feet are always cold! I am not anaemic but it just seems to be the case. Whether I’m at work, in the house or outside, below lists things that are my essential winter recommendations (in no particular order). Cup of tea or a hot …


Losing Your Loved Ones Is Never Easy

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Losing your loved ones is never easy. In the early hours of Sunday morning, a beautiful mother and nana was lay to rest. Her name was Kathleen. She was one of the loveliest and thoughtful women, who was the nana of her lovely grandchildren. One of these grandchildren is my boyfriend. In just over the two and a …


If You Can, You Should Give Blood and Here’s Why

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Do something amazing, give blood! Today, I was looking forward to donating blood for the first time as I registered to do so 4 weeks ago. I sat in the waiting area after reading my welcome pack and drank plenty of water. Around 20 minutes later, I was called in to go through my questionnaire. This …


Talking About People’s Judgements and Assumptions

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Sometimes judgements and assumptions can get in the way of our journey to happiness. Today, I spoke with my mum and it was shocking to hear about some of the things that a social worker has said to her friend. One scenario which was raised was that, a child who comes home and repeatedly returns to their …


Grandad, You’re My Hero and You’re My Inspiration

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Today, this blog post is especially dedicated to one of my favourite men in the whole world. This being my grandad. He’s the most generous and selfless man I’ll ever know. He taught me to never stop believing and always try my best to meet my goals in life. I’ll never forget his last words …


A Graduate of BA (Hons) Film & Media Studies


Me, a graduate? Remember I mentioned those things that don’t have to wait until after graduation? Today, I graduated with all of my friends and family around me. The most important thing for me was to see the happiness from my family and friends for me to know just how proud they are of me. …


5 Things You Don’t Have to Wait to do Until After Graduation Day


Some things can be done before graduation day. Recently, on many social platforms, there are posts such as ‘5 things to do once you graduate’ but surely there are things, which should not have wait until this moment… aspire to be happy and do those things today. 5 things that you can do before you …


How Your Aspirations Can Create Happiness

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Aspirations and happiness are two things I think of quite a lot. Many people from a professional field or in general might ask you: “Where do you see yourself in five years’ time?” This question obviously has a lot of value as it illustrates your attributions to life and to the workplace and how ambitious you …