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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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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Finding your Enthusiasm At University

If it’s your second or third year, getting yourself motivated and ready to resume classes can feel like a mammoth task. The initial excitement associated with starting your first year is slightly dulled, and the feeling of unparalleled possibilities is overshadowed by the tedium of having to start labeling your yogurts again and staggering your way through a particularly slow textbook on literary theory. I’m with you – it’s not easy, but perseverance is crucial!Reconnect with your interests. After a year of lectures, grades and constructive criticism, it’s easy to feel that a cloud of academia is obscuring your ability…

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5 Things You Need to Travel the World

Like it or not as a nation we’re all often guilty of having the ‘living for the weekend’ mentality, and the same applies to our holiday mentality too. Every year we all look forward to whatever holiday we have planned and count down the days to our next getaway. But, what if you spent longer than two weeks exploring just one destination? And instead spent three, six, nine or even a year travelling around the world?With so many corners of the globe to explore, many are swapping jumping into the 9 to 5 after college or university, and are choosing…

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Online Trading – Easy money whilst you’re at University

University might well be a fun for many of us but, it’s can be very stressful too when you have to work to pay your bills as well as study. Without your parents backing you, you’re going to be living with less certainty and more probability. However online trading could be an easy money-making solution that won’t take up too much of your time. Start Thinking RealisticallyOpening your mind to the future and realizing it could be financially difficult may mean you giving up some typical university attitudes that aren’t realistic. Your mom and dad aren’t there to support you all…

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