I’m a Celebrity… It’s a jungle out there

Amid the bugs, wild animals and foliage of the Australian forest, ten celebrities are stranded in the jungle battling for their survival. If you’re not a big fan of TV, I am referring to none other than ITV’s I’m a Celebrity… Get me out of here. It’s the reality show that has swept across the nation, demanded its own Twitter hashtag and claimed the front pages of both The Mirror and The Sun since this season began on November 16th. Only a mere two weeks in, TOWIE star Gemma Collins and actor Craig Charles have left the jungle, and was…

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Creating a healthier you

Feeling bloated, lethargic or just plain backed-up? Eating poorly can affect the way you feel and it most definitely can affect the way in which your body functions. It is easy to get caught up in a busy schedule and stop by the closest fast food restaurant on your way home. But are you aware the harm that is being done to the body, especially if you don’t exercise on a regular basis? From primary school age we have been taught the importance of a good and balanced diet; but it seems that as we get older what we have…

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So long summer, until next year!

Goodbye summer and hello once again to the new academic year! Whether you’ve just gone into your first or third year at university, I’m sure you’re missing the late nights, late lie-ins and long lazy days. It’s difficult to get back into a fully functioning routine after a well-deserved holiday away from lectures, schedules and deadlines. Now after three months of summer bliss, the sound of your alarm clock becomes a noise of relic history, and distance between your bed and the classroom feels like a journey to the centre of the earth. If you are feeling like this, trust…

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How to pack a suitcase – the basics

Visiting different countries can be fun and exciting. You can explore different landscapes, experience various cultures; but travelling can be quite a nightmare. If you’re a student, getting to the airport can be tough. You must either beg your parents or a friend for a ride, and if for some reason you have to take the underground; let the odds be forever in your favour! And let’s not get started on the issue of airport security and their strip routine: jacket-off, shoes-off, belt-off, pockets-emptied and if for some reason you forget a penny in your back pocket, you will be…

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Tips for surviving the summer

Listen up…the bees have got a secret. Summer is finally here! It’s time to say goodbye to chunky over coats, thigh high boots and misery and say hello to longer days filled with sunshine and bliss. You have waited months to model those crop tops and low-rise jeans, to wiggle those toes in the outdoors and to feel the warmth of the sun against your skin. There are so many upcoming activities and festivals throughout the UK awaiting you this summer. Hopefully there will be many sun-filled opportunities for Hyde Park picnics amongst the daffodils in full bloom. Along with…

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