After over a decade away from learning, here’s a little about my experience of returning to education this year as a full time student on the SWAP programme at Dundee & Angus College.
Are you worried about how to stand out and get the most from a university virtual open day this year? I’ve been to loads so far as I’m still undecided about my final five UCAS choices, so let me share with you some top tips!
The first in a new series of posts, if you’re looking for Scottish day trip ideas in and around Angus then why not check out the Arbroath Cliff Trail? With fresh sea air and simply stunning views, it’s an excellent day out that doesn’t cost a penny.
The skies are turning greyer and the nights are drawing in, so pull up a chair, cower under a blanket, or stay up all night with the lights on and enjoy five of the spookiest books on my to-read list this Halloween month!
After having a new fringe cut in post-lockdown, I crowd-sourced the ultimate fringe care tips from my pals on Instagram to keep it looking its best. Now it’s time to pass on the results of their collective wisdom to you.
The humble aspidistra, or cast iron plant, is a retro houseplant icon. Read on for all my best care tips for even the lowest light areas.
Can coming out of shielding into the wider world be everything we thought it would be? Is it safe? Is it even worth it? The last in the Coronavirus Diary series, six months after it all started.
A broken boiler on my birthday in the middle of a pandemic can lead to only one thing: a mini staycation. A write up of our wonderful stay at Malmaison Dundee.
An ode to the loving and buying of cheap sunglasses, such an easy way to inject some easy fun and a little taste of seasonal trends into your wardrobe without breaking the bank.
If you’re looking for a simple, zero waste introduction to sewing on your machine then perhaps running some alterations on clothes you already own but never wear could be the answer.
Shops are opening and you can all go to the pub. We’ve not been out yet, for July I’m going to continue staying indoors and obsessing over my houseplants…
Discovering Skillshare has made a huge difference to my life in lockdown, check out the 9 best illustration courses that I took (and loved) on the platform this summer.
After trying as many as I could possibly get my hands on, here are my recommendations for the best gradual tanners for pale skin… and one to avoid at all costs!
More trials and tribulations as we head into our fourth month of shielding from coronavirus.
A robust, resilient and forgiving low light plant that is perfect for a first time plant parent: read on Peace Lily care tips for low light areas.
As a teen in the mid to late 90’s I plucked my lushious, dark brows down to commas and they never grew back. Can RapidBrow actually fix the damage I did?
Three months in, a small insight into the frustrations and fears of two people trying to navigate shielding from coronavirus in a tenement flat in Dundee.
Turning a dress with a side zip that doesn’t quite fit right into a gorgeous new midi skirt that I’ll actually wear. DIY fans, this one’s for you…