Top places to brunch in York

As a self-designated member of the millennial ‘brunch club’, I have certainly had my fair share of smashed avocado, enough to scramble most of your minds. Whilst exploring the city, I’ve stumbled across a handful of brunch gems so good it would be a crime against brunch lovers not to share. Hopefully even the sceptics …


Plants, plants and more plants

Conforming to the typical student stereotype, I found myself blossoming into a crazy plant lady in the final term of first year.  However, the new academic year has only fuelled my love of plants, much to the dislike of my bank balance.  Moving out of uni halls has given my creative streak a chance to finally flourish. Determined to make my new student house a home, I have acquired many a plant along the way. 

A Whistle-stop Tour of Berlin

When your girl squad suggest a gals hol, the natural choice is Berlin, right? Back in July, the girls and I left a surprisingly sunny UK for a whistle-stop tour of Berlin. With only three full days to explore Germany’s capital, we certainly set out on a jam-packed adventure.

20 Before 20

With only a month to go before the big 2 0, I found myself reflecting on the past years, with second-hand embarrassment coming a close second to a feeling of excitement.  Will life truly begin in my twenties?