I Don’t Know About You, But I’ve Just Turned 22

I wanted to avoid the cliché line in the title, but there’s just nothing more fitting for the occasion anymore, is there? I also wanted to avoid any law suits or copyright claims from miss Taylor Swift by not using the actual line, as we all know she’s not a fan of…

How to Find the Time to do Just About Everything

We have the same 24 hours in the day as Beyoncé. However, we do not have the same personal assistants, private chefs, housemaids, personal trainers and possé that Beyoncé has so don’t expect to get as much done as Beyoncé does. However, when it comes to blogging, university, assignments, part-time…

#FridayFive: Five Ways Instagram Negatively Affects Your Mental Health

I spend too much time on Instagram. I know that, you know that, the majority of my Instagram followers know that. But if I doth protest about it so much, then why do I continuously scroll or watch Instagram stories? If I know that it does me more harm than…

Do You Have to be an Extrovert to Work in PR?

Just this year, I’ve had a lot of people pair my social life with my degree choice. ‘Is it any wonder you work in PR, you’re always out partying!’ or ‘I can see why you study PR, you’re never housed!’ – but does a busy social life equate to a…

#FridayFive: Five Reasons It’s Great to be Irish in Liverpool

The greatest weekend of the year is upon us. St. Patrick’s day is a huge occasion by itself, but when it happens to fall on a weekend? You can bet we’re going to make it last from Friday to Monday. I’ve recently come to realise that nowhere celebrates St. Patrick’s…

University of Greenwich Talk: My Tips for Student Bloggers

Just yesterday, I gave my first ever university talk at a different university to my own. I was invited down to the University of Greenwich to give a talk to PR students about my journey and my blog. I was pleasantly surprised and quite shocked to get the email as…

Four Days in Amsterdam with LJMU

This time last week I was strolling around Amsterdam without a care in the world. No thoughts about my looming dissertation, assignments, exam or the other million worries I have about final year. I was taking in the sights of Dam Square, Vondelpark and every canal bridge that we could…

#FridayFive: Five Fears I Have As A Career-Focused Woman

It may be International Women’s Day, but I try my best to champion women on my blog throughout the year, not just on one single day. I’ve written posts about my five inspirations, women who challenge the norm and women in PR that have reached the top. For this International…

How to Budget Like A Pro at University

This post couldn’t come at a better time. I’ve just paid a hefty bill to HMRC for Income Tax owed for last year from being on the wrong tax code, received a rather large bill for last month’s electric – no more six hours of heating for me – and…

#FridayFive: Five Things I’m Thankful For

Often, when life gets hectic, we become stressed, annoyed and complacent. Usually, something comes along to bring us back down to earth and remind us that there is a world outside of our own bubble. I’ve been quite stressed this week with work, university, blogging, preparing for going to Amsterdam…