Myth busting – the truth about student life!

…And the journey is over! As my days as an undergraduate are rapidly coming to an end *sob* perhaps this means it’s time for me draw on four years of uni experience and open up about what REALLY happens? K then. I shall proceed. Ahem. Is this thing on?If you’ve never been a student, you probably have a few assumptions about student life. Whether or not they’re serious, or just plainly “I’m guessing it doesn’t happen but it’s fun to ask every single time you come home” assumptions. I’ll now clear a few up. Do us student types bring our…

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How to be more productive

As a student it is easy to put off work and binge on Netflix instead. We are all guilty of planning to take a 10 minute break and end up still scrolling through YikYak or Facebook three hours later. However, it is important to keep a healthy balance between work and leisure, and not spend too much time relaxing. If you feel that you are constantly procrastinating and leaving work until the last minute, these tips should come in handy.1. Make a daily to-do list.At the start of each day, or even the night before if you’re pushed for time,…

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Deeper Sleeper Panel – part 4

The latest Sealy sleeper package was the stuff that dreams are made of! I’ve been desperate to try some of the products Sealy sent me and as the student on the brand’s Deeper Sleeper Panel, I got the chance to. As first term back at University came around, I was prepared for sleepless nights and the occasional early rise for them dreaded 9am lectures. However, this immensely relaxing selection of treats from Sealy soon changed those habits. A student house can be anything from chaotic to lonely but this package made sure I was kept calm and sleepy. I first tried out the Mohdoh ‘mouldable…

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Breaking Bad Student Habits

I’ve been at University for the best part of two years now and have picked up a lot of habits since I started. Some of them are good and some of them are bad – more of the latter and less of the former, but everyone (or at least every student I know) is guilty of at least a couple mentioned below. Here are some tips on breaking those bad habits… The Snooze Button The beloved snooze button; I use the snooze button every single day. I press it once, and then, nine minutes later I press it again… and…

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