Revision Break Bliss: Olverum Bath Oils

There is no doubt about it, exam period is hard. It’s stressful, your sleeping pattern goes out of the window and, if you are anything like me you cling onto the few things that make you feel relaxed and somewhat human. Enter Olverum Bath Oil. Olverum is a uniquely blended bath oil containing Eucalyptus, Lavender, Juniper, Lavandin, Lemon peel, Siberian Fir Needle, Exotic Verbena, Lime, Geranium and Rosemary. Its zesty smell automatically puts you into a state of complete relaxation without being too overpowering. I conveniently received the package from Olverum the night before my first exam. Feeling extremely tense…

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8 Reasons To Travel Abroad

Every year, thousands of us Brits like to travel abroad. Whether you enjoy the sun or the snow, hiking or sunbathing, exploring or staying by the pool, there are so many reason why we love to travel. Just in case you need more reasons to go on holiday this year, here are the reasons that we love to travel abroad.1. FoodForeign food is great! We all love a good takeaway of curry or a bowl of paella but nothing beats authentic foreign meals. Nobody knows how to cook your favourite meals better than the people who created them! But why…

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No Technology? – Deeper Sleeper Challenge #3

At first, I thought this challenge would be easy. It’s only after finishing completing it that I realise how reliant upon technology I am on a day-to-day basis.I received my package in the post with a letter explaining that I couldn’t use technology in my bedroom. I was then given a colouring book, some pencils and a £20 Waterstones voucher to buy a book of my choice – all with the aim of finding ways to relax that didn’t involve looking at a laptop or a phone screen. The colouring book was great. I received the Animal Kingdom by Millie Marotta and…

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What is every office missing?

So when starting your first placement or work experience you’re absolutely committed to making a great first impression and bagging the perfect job. Walking in wearing your smartest clothes possible (for a student!) you are desperately trying to embrace your inner professional business women/man. Looking around you see all of the typical business essentials: desks, printers, computers, meeting rooms, a beer fridge. Wait what? A BEER FRIDGE. Is this real? This place is amazing. Who said that working in an office 9-5 was long and boring? No no no, what better way to hook a student than with free beer?…

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Student Summer – What to do?

If you are a university student, you’re probably on your summer holidays right now. Whilst 3 months of summer sounds like absolute bliss, weeks worth of Netflix can get boring after a while. If you don’t have a summer job, why not use this summer to build your CV and learn some new skills. Who know’s.. it could be fun?1. Relax Definitely relax. Take some time to catch up with family and friends. Be selfish, have lazy days. You’ve earned it! 2. Learn a new hobbyLearn a new instrument or pick up something that you used to love. I have started…

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