My boyfriend is heading to South America for six weeks during the summer, and as a Spanish student, I am extremely jealous and will be wallowing in self pity and being crushed by the green eyed monster for the whole duration of his trip. Not to be outdone, I used the excuse of being in… Continue reading Escaping on a motorbike
So, right now, we are in the middle of exam period, therefore, of course, I have found every way possible to procrastinate. I have just finished reading Che Guevara’s diaries on a trip he took on a motorbike across South America with his friend Alberto Granado, called The Motorcycle Diaries (more on that later) but, more importantly for… Continue reading 13 reasons why you need to watch 13 Reasons Why
Last week, my still-recovering torn ligament screamed at me as soon as I stepped onto the treadmill. Having gone to the gym with the full intention of running at least 5K to kick start my half marathon training, the fact that after three minutes my lungs felt like they hated being in my body and… Continue reading One step at a time.
15 minute ago I walked out of my first exam of my last ever block of finals. It was a French speaking exam, which consisted of writing a presentation on a certain subject that was to last between 7 and 10 minutes, and then answering general questions tat we couldn’t have prepared for beforehand. How… Continue reading Exam Number 1
Does anyone else have weird things happen to them when they’re in exam season? I have friends who become nocturnal, only venturing out of their flats when a food shop needs done or they need some vitamin D on their gaunt and pale sun-deprived faces. I have friends who completely shut off from the rest of… Continue reading Pre-exam nerves are making me break out.
Okay so this is super scientifically incorrect, but, over the past three months, I don’t think I’ve worked my lower body as much as I have trying to keep my bladder from leaking everywhere. This is partly due to me trying to be better at drinking a decent amount of water every day, and also… Continue reading Drinking water works ya booty.
Think about the amount of strangers and random people you must come across in one day. Multiply that by the amount of time you’ve actually been alive and you’d be astounded to think about the number of people you’ve actually interacted with, spoken to, had a laugh with or even just made eye contact with… Continue reading Why your friends are the best gift you have.