The Perfect Sunglasses for The Perfect Summer – Vision Direct

As summer is approaching, finding the perfect sunglasses that suit you well is vital for us students, as looking the best we can is a priority. We need those sunglasses for the muddy festivals, crazy Ibiza parties and to just simply block out the shining sun whilst sunbathing! Struggling to find a trendy looking pair? Well, today is your lucky day as Vision Direct sell a wide range of sunglasses to choose from. I bet you are wondering if this could get any better? Well, I provide nothing but good news, it does! Vision Direct help you choose the right…

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June 2nd, National Doughnut Day!!

It Friday 2nd June 2017….. Not any normal Friday… This Friday will start the weekend off the right way…. It’s National Doughnut Day!!   Every first Friday in June, people often celebrate the doughnut whilst honouring the Salvation Army Lassies. These are the women that served doughnuts to the soldiers during WW1 in 1938, when this tradition began. Their goal of this fundraiser was to provide the needy through the great depression. Fun Fact: The doughnuts were often cooked in oil in the metal helmets belonging to the soldiers. What better way to admire these beautiful creations than to share…

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Tips For Students On A Budget

Being a full-time student can be quite expensive. But with some careful planning and creative use of your resources, you can get the most from the limited income you have while studying. If you have been pondering on how to draw up and execute a meaningful budget, these tips and ideas will come in handy. Estimate Your Income and Expenses Open a blank sheet in your diary or notepad and draw a line down the center. At the top of the left side write Income and at the top of the right side write Expenses. Write down your sources of…

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Busting Myths: Healthy eating on a student budget

They say ‘you are what you eat’, yet I don’t remember eating a lazy, borderline alcoholic. A recent survey showed that 46% of fresher’s miss their mums cooking -and when you have spent the first week away from home, either inebriated or hungover and incapable of mustering up anything more advanced that toast, it’s not hard to see why… The Daily Mail recently printed the headline, ‘The average student gains two stone in the first year of university’, or as it is more commonly known ‘the fresher’s fifteen’. However, according to research conducted by health- shake brand Herbalife three-quarters of…

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Travel Destinations For A Student Budget

Although students have to learn to how budget quickly and sufficiently when flying the nest, if it is done right, at the end of the term you can celebrate getting through the semesters with a breakaway. Here are three places I would recommend to students to consider for your stress-free and well deserved break:   Budapest This beautiful place is perfect for everyone. Whether you are a party animal looking for a quirky, different scene to go out or if you prefer to go sightseeing. Budapest caters for all, and a tip I would recommend is to purchase a Hop on-Hop off…

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