Bye Bye Beans! Live the Student Life in Style

The phrase ‘student life’ brings to mind the following scenario (something which I am sure many of you are familiar with). You know the drill; you’re sat constantly checking your bank account waiting for your student loan to arrive with the anticipation of no longer having to live off beans on toast… and then all hell breaks loose. All of a sudden you’ve purchased all of the items in your ASOS saved list, nabbed those festival tickets, booked a holiday to celebrate the end of term and gone out-out! And before you know it, it’s back to beans on toast because…

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Ultimate Student Christmas Checklist

Another term down, it’s time to start thinking about getting ready for the festive period. Yes, Christmas is only a few weeks away and it’s time to get in to the spirit of all things red, gold and glittery!While you may be about to feast on all the festive foods you can get your hands on, drink a cocktail or two and catch up with friends and family; there are a few things you need to do before you can enjoy the festivities!We’ve created a guide of the things you will want to complete, before you embark on your journey…

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How to Stay Entertained Before Term Starts

When the last bell before summer rings and you slope off out of your last lecture, the long summer ahead feels never-ending. A couple of months to fill with a whole lot of plans and lots of happy memories waiting to be made.You probably started pretty strong too. You planned lots of meet ups with friends, had the annual summer holiday with your family and you *maybe* completed all your assignments way before you go back.But now the boredom has really started to set in.With a few weeks to go until you’re headed back to university, the last stretch can…

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Tips for Taking Instagram Worthy Photos

We’ve all been there when the green eyed Instagram monster rears its ugly head. Why haven’t I got to the magic 11 likes? How come she has 500 followers? Why can’t I take those amazing flat lay photos? Just some of the thoughts that probably run through our mind on a far too frequent basis.Okay, we know Instagram isn’t real life. It’s a carefully curated version of the events, moments, people and places we want others to see but it’s still nice to feel proud of your grid. In honour of the most famous photo sharing app in the world,…

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You’re 5 Steps Away From Starting Your Own Business

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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