You’re 5 Steps Away From Starting Your Own Business

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We all have dreams of being our own boss, but when the reality is that you’ve been eating beans on toast in your university halls for the past 3 years rather than plotting world domination, it can certainly feel like a dream that will never become a reality.Worrying that all is lost will get you nowhere, but with a hefty dose of ambition and the right people and tools around you, starting your own business won’t feel like a far off dream that only occurs once your head hits the pillow.With lots of research, careful planning and a little know…

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The Jungle Book returns

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The Jungle Book returns triumphantly to the big screen in an action-packed, beautifully filmed masterpiece that translates into cinematic gold! When Disney’s trailer for the ‘live-action’ adaptation of the childhood book we all know and love dropped early last year, to say I was excited would be an understatement. But like so many others at the time, I believed that the voice casting for the film seemed a little off. But the promise of Bagheera and Baloo returning to the screen was too much to bear(pun intended).There was something that felt very raw about the way this film was made – like…

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A Tuffit is for life, not just for Uni

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If you haven’t yet heard about the latest must-have in home fitness, prepare to be amazed by the Tuffit by Fit for Keeps.It’s a brand new concept in fitness designed to give you all the benefits of cardio and strength training in one neat little package – no need for the usual treadmills or weight machines, this little beauty does it all. But you could be forgiven for thinking it’s actually a footstool, as the creators behind this exciting invention have deliberately designed it to look like furniture.It’s supported by over 150 programmes that you can access online for free…

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The Chemicals behind the Cosmetics

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The shampoo; the lipstick and the perfume you sprayed on as you quickly rushed out the door: products you would never guess were dangerous.Across the globe, cosmetic producers are placing carcinogens like anti-fungi chemicals, hormone disrupting chemicals, lead and mercury amongst others into our cosmetics for various reasons causing a variety of different health issues to come to the forefront.Although there are strict chemical regulations within the UK a few chemicals that are placed in our cosmetics are questionable. When I spoke to chemicals and research manager of Breast Cancer UK, Dr. Margaret Wexler, she explained: “In the UK makeup…

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Top 5 hand luggage essentials

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Planning a summer get away? If you’re either super organised or just looking for a way to procrastinate with Uni assignments, this list has you covered with the top 5 items you’ll need in your hand luggage this summer: IPod/earphones From nosy children in the airport, to a shoddy film selection and airplane earphones that don’t fit right. You’ll be glad you packed your IPod or your own pair of earphones to plug into your phone and listen away…until you arrive in paradise that is. Wet wipes Airports and planes can be icky places, don’t be left feeling uncomfortable for your flight, pack a…

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