Being A Working Mum At Uni

At the tender age of 16, I had completed my GCSE’s leaving school with 10 A-C grade qualifications, go me! What next though? Well, I’d heard ‘horror’ stories about people spending all those years at University and all that money (albeit Student Loans) to come out the other end and carry on working in their ‘summer job’ at Asda. That wasn’t going to be me, I thought. I had worked from the age of 13, quite pleased with earning a regular income. With no idea what it costs to live in the real world and a defiant decision not to waste…

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A Perfect Pancake Day – The Student Way

Pancake day is finally here, the countdown is over. The one day a year we’ve all been waiting for.. (not that it stops us eating horrifically the rest of the year). An excuse for all us students to eat until our heart and stomach are content. So gather all your house mates, and get ready for the one of the day it is considered acceptable to have a pancake feast.  This year you can get the perfect pancakes in four simple steps… Ingredients: 110 grams of sifted plain flour Pinch of salt 2 eggs 200 ml milk 75 ml water 50g butter Mixing Bowl…

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PAID STUDENT ROLE: STUDENT WIRE IS RECRUITING A NEW EDITOR!

  Are you a first year student looking for a placement for your CV? Do you want to make some real money? Do you want to work with one of the best agencies in the North? Well this could well be your perfect opportunity then.   One lucky candidate will be hired to take control of Student Wire and will receive commission on sponsored posts and any advertising secured. Plus if you’re lucky, freebies will come flying your way. Want to stand out from your peers? Student Wire is the perfect way to do so. With editor of one of…

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Freda – Created for Women by Women.

Introducing Freda: The new organic period care range for the modern women that is dragging femcare into the 21st Century.           #Freda Aimed at modern, health- and socially-conscious women, its tampons are made of 100% certified organic cotton that are biodegradable, hypoallergenic – and free from chemicals and synthetic fibres commonly found in some big brand tampons – whilst their pads contain 100% eco-friendly, biodegradable materials. Freda is on a mission to break down taboos and stigma by normalising conversation around periods. The company has been created for women by women – and portion of every…

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BRYT Skin Care – A perfect student saver!!

BRYT SKINCARE: New generation botanical beauty for women and men. British skincare brand BRYT is targeted at young people aged 18-30, and falling into that bracket gave me the prime opportunity to review it. With my skin going into shock over the Christmas period following chocolate overload, I was excited to get started with a new product routine. The package I received was super cute and bright, and draws you in with its positive looking product. ‘From the packaging to the refined, refreshing aromas that instil a sense of wellbeing, the BRYT Skincare range helps to treat, conserve and preserve…

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