My Thoughts on Exams

Stress, anxiety, illness, memory loss and general discontent. Apparently this is what the education system wants for its students today. Never mind 12 months of revision and preparation; when you’re sat in an echoing exam hall on the verge of a mental breakdown with a sweaty pencil in your hand, all that hard earned knowledge is irrelevant. It’s about how fast you can write.   … Continue reading My Thoughts on Exams

Next On My List…

I was born with a condition. It causes me to dream endlessly of travelling to places I want so badly to see and explore. It is called wanderlust. I have been lucky enough to be able to exert this passion for travelling by exploring various countries in Europe. My parents love it too, and we go on holiday to France, Switzerland, Spain etc. almost every year. But I can’t help feeling … Continue reading Next On My List…

The Christmas Hangover

I’ve been staring blankly at the screen for the past 20 minutes trying to think of something interesting to write for New Year’s Eve. Because in reality, for me, 31st December does not hold much in the way of wild celebration. That’s not to say I’m a miserable so-and-so without a spirit, but in our family the expenses of Christmas simply do not allow us to … Continue reading The Christmas Hangover

Let the Festivities Begin!

Readers! The festive season is upon us and I currently feel utterly engulfed by Christmassy inspo. As of today, school is out. This means I have three weeks to sit and eat copious amounts of chocolate, think about school work, bingewatch my favourite TV shows and become a breathing piece of furniture in my living room. That’s a lie… I do other things as well, I don’t just become a … Continue reading Let the Festivities Begin!