The Fog

I want to start with a disclaimer. This post is NOTHING LIKE the rest of my posts. It’s literally one giant metaphor centred around mathematical understanding (I usually write about effective ways to clean your flat). In case anyone’s interested, I’m just about to finish a Ph.D. in pure maths, and so I wanted to…

The Road to Self-Care

This week I thought I’d try something a little different. This post doesn’t really have a point – it’s basically about my life and what I’ve learnt over the past year and a half or so. I suppose the conclusion is “self-care is important and isn’t bullshit”, but you can make of that what you…

How To Be A Master Procrastinator

Make sure to check your emails multiple times every hour. Be sure to avoid replying to the unread emails. Once you’ve checked your emails, move on to LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, and any other source of communication. Again, it is vital you don’t reply to any messages as that would give you less to do later…

5 beauty products I don’t have time for

Makeup can be great. It can do great things for you and your face. But do you sometimes feel like you’re being sold a crapload of products you don’t actually need?? Then read on. Here are my top 5 pointless beauty products that you should avoid at all costs.   Before I start, just to…

My Top 5 Drinking Games (That Require No Preparation)

I’m a massive fan of games. Such a fan, in fact, that I was awarded the nickname “Mi-Let’s play a game” (and it stuck for a good two years). The main reason behind this was my obsession with the game Avalon* (and its predecessor The Resistance*). Both highly recommended, by the way. However, I was…

My Top 3 Christmas Present Ideas

Now that we’re mid-way through December, everyone has (hopefully!) started thinking about presents for their friends and family. It can be really difficult to know what to give – if your family wants really specific things, it can feel a bit like a shopping list; if they don’t know what they want, it’s hard to…

10 Things To Do This December

‘Tis Christmas season once again. I know, the holidays can at times get rather repetitive, and sometimes the list of things to do goes on and on. It can be quite easy to lose that wonderful Christmas spirit we all had growing up – so I’ve compiled a list of 10 suggestions for fun things…