Top 5 beer gardens – Leeds edition!

It’s mid-May. Exam season is nearly over, assessments have been handed in and the sun is shining…so what’s the best way to chill out with your mates? That’s right, head out to your favourite beer gardens! Here’s our top five spots to enjoy a drink and catch some rays (Leeds style!).  Belgrave Music Hall and Canteen Belgrave has a rooftop terrace that’s open all year round, and is filled with stylish and chilled seating areas for you and your mates. The venue boasts two bars, two kitchens, free WiFi and a 300 capacity event space too. Enjoy a beer or…

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Top 3 Food Picks Of November

We all love food. We all eat food. So why not share with you our new discoveries? SugarSinCocktail and sweets, what’s not to love? At only £5.95 from shops such as Selfridges, John Lewis and Lakeland, these sweets come in Prosecco, Fizzy Prosecco and Cuba Libre. (I highly recommend the Fizzy Prosecco!). They’re soft in your mouth and the flavour is amazing. It’s alcohol with the added fun! Just don’t let any children get their hands on these!  tastecardProbably the best of a great bunch, the taste card gives you either 50% off or 2-4-1 at a selection of restaurants including Zizzi,…

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Being A First Year

I am a self proclaimed fresher/first year who doesn’t drink (much) or party. Many of you will probably think I’m a wet drip (which is quite possibly true). However, there will be a small collective who like me, don’t drink or party.  I hated freshers week. For me, drinking isn’t a priority. Everyone getting extremely drunk and waking me up wasn’t exactly brilliant. For me the fun started when I got into the swing of uni. So I figured I’d give some tips on how to be a fresher (the non partying style): Everyone is in the same boat. It’s…

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Christmas Advent Calendars 2016

 FoodWhat’s not to love about food calendars? You know exactly where you stand and they never cost the moon. Whether you’re a £2 Pokeman chocolate lover or fancy something a little fancier – Thorntons and Lindt are good places to try – you won’t break the bank and you’re guaranteed a smile on your face every morning. You can even get one for your pets! LifestyleFancy something a little different? Why not try a lifestyle calendar. From candles to scents, many companies are stepping away from the traditional advent calendars to give you what you want. Why not try one form…

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5 Drinking Games Every Fresher Should Know

Just in case you need another reason to drink, these drinking games will be a great chance to get to know your fellow housemates. We all know that to bond with someone in your drunken state is to bond with someone on a spiritual level so grab your drinking buddies and try your hand at a few of these games.1. Attached at the HipSo I first discovered this game on BuzzFeed and have since played it multiple times! You write various body parts on slips of paper (fingers, bums, hips, elbows) and put them in a pile. You then split…

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