Newsies – A Review

As an avid musical theatre lover, I am always aware of when there are special screenings in the cinema. On Sunday there was a one-off screening of the Disney Theatrical Company’s production of Newsies. So me and my stagey friends took this opportunity and booked tickets right away. Tango Ice Blast and salt popcorn in…

How To Tackle Early Mornings

So if you know me personally, I know you’ll be thinking: “Bex, you are NOT a morning person!”. And yes, I shamefully admit that I do not cope with early morning very well. But since coming to university, I have been faced with multiple 9am starts each week, which means I have to be awake at about…

A Day in London

This weekend, I had the rare pleasure of being at home rather than at university. I would come home to visit more often but because of rehearsals, assignments, and the time and money it takes to travel home, I can’t! But as this weekend marks a week until I turn 19, I came home to…

How to survive your first semester at University

Starting your first year at university is daunting, scaring, uncertain but very exciting. As a happy student now in their second semester at university, I thought I would share with you my top tips on how to get settled and comfortable at university, and some advice on how to cope with the more difficult times….

Getting to know me – 30 facts

Hello readers and fellow bloggers. If you have followed me from my old blog on Blogger, then you may have noticed how I have completely revamped and redesigned my blog. New website, new format, and a new style to my posts. Now that I am at university, I am taking a whole new approach to…

My Week in Pictures – Gran Canaria

Looking through my iPhoto, I came across some beautiful snaps I took last summer when  I was lucky enough to have spent a dreamy week away in the beautiful Spanish Island of Gran Canaria. Nothing but relaxing, sunbathing, reading, swimming, eating icecream and more sunbathing. So I thought this week I would share some of…

Villoid

This week I am writing to tell you all about an unhealthy addiction of mine. This year, the wonderful Alexa Chung created her own app. It’s called Villoid and it’s such a unique concept. How many of you fashion lovers out there have tried to make outfit boards on Microsoft Powerpoint or Word before? It…

A Book Review – Uglies by Scott Westerfield

This summer I had the pleasure of going on a week long, do nothing holiday to Gran Canaria. Nothing but sunbathing, swimming, eating ice cream, and more sunbathing. But whislt lying there relaxing, unlike me, I took along a book to dive into. I chose this book, “Uglies”, upon reccomendation from many of my friends….

10 Ways To Live A Healthier (and Happier) Life

No matter how much you may want to make healthy choices, there’s always an excuse. Too busy, too expensive to eat organically, too lazy and tonnes more. My advice is to start small and build up to a healthier, happier lifestyle. Most people fail doing this long term because they throw themselves into the deep…

My Week in Pictures – Florence

  I recently went on a family holiday for four days to the beautiful city of Florence in Italy. I took a lot of snaps whilst I was there on my wonderful new camera, so thought I should share them with you, and maybe give you some travelling inspiration on where to head on your…

My Weekend in Pictures – DisneyLand

Earlier in July, I was lucky enough to be able to go on a magical trip to DisneyLand Paris. I went with my school as a prefect reward trip. As I spent a year being a senior prefect at school, I did not want to miss this opportunity. So the aim of this blog post…