• Best Places for all of your uni essentials!

    Hi everyone, After three years of living at university I have found a few favourite places where I like to buy all my essentials from including bedroom accessories and stationary. As I am on a budget I am always looking for a bargain so I thought I would share my favourite shops for all of […]

  • Shopping for University on a budget!

    Hello! I know shopping for University can be exciting, at least it was for me! However, it is so easy to spend money on things you don’t need or too much money on things you could get cheaper. Keep reading for some tips and ideas on how to save as much as you can while […]

  • What I’m up to over the summer! ☀️

    Summer is finally here! I can’t tell you how nice it is to finally get some time to myself and rest. The first year of university has been absolutely amazing but also incredibly tiring and it’s nice to take a breather and relax for a bit. I flew back out to Saudi Arabia to spend […]

  • Some things I discovered in the first term…

    Hey!   I’m going to share with you some things I realised in the first term/year at university and hopefully it can help you get into the swing of things a little easier. Paper or paperless? I am a huge stationery addict and I’m constantly buying new notebooks and pens for no reason other than ‘it’s […]

  • My favourite places to eat in Ormskirk!

    Hello! I’m going to share with you my favourite places around Ormskirk for grabbing some grub, be it nice restaurants or greasy takeaways! We’ll start with my top 3 favourite restaurants: My all-time favourite place to go is The Cricketers. A traditional but elegant pub that serves the most delicious food. The menu is updated […]

  • How to prepare for Primary Education with QTS at Edge Hill

    Hello! September is edging closer and closer, and while I urge you to enjoy this time off as much as possible it is important to keep in mind that you are soon going to be a university student and organisation is absolutely paramount. If you are going into the Primary Ed course then look out […]

  • Where to Do Your Food Shop

    Hi guys, one of the main things people say about university is that you will never have any money which can be true. Obviously there are a lot of factors which will affect how much money you have to get by on, such as if your working or how much financial support you get, either […]

  • Turning the Bad into Good – How to deal with being upset, sad or angry as a Student

    Being a student is great. You get your freedom, you grow up and you meet interesting new people in a new and exciting place. With all of this going on you might be forgiven for thinking that there wont be a moment where you feel down, or something really gets on your nerves and makes […]

  • Advice for starting University in September 👩🏽‍🎓

    I had now officially finished my first year and it’s so strange to me that I’m technically no longer a first-year student. I was reflecting on everything that has happened over the past year and I’d like to offer some advice if you are starting out this September… Be prepared, but don’t burn yourself out: […]

  • Things for your room – Making Edge Hill feel like home

    Moving to a new room all by yourself can be difficult and even a scary experience. This place is going to be all yours, and making it feel like home is an important part of relaxing yourself. There are loads of things that you could bring with you, but incase you were looking for some […]