As this is my first article on anything remotely fashion related I thought I'd do something which I wish I had read a year ago. I am fully of the belief that in order to curate a good closet you need the staple items first. How can you put together a flawless outfit if you're … Continue reading Items which should be in EVERY girl’s wardrobe
She's back at it. Old, unreliable Midmads! To be fair, I have been pretty busy since I last posted. Since summer ended it has been a non-stop wild ride and every spare moment I have I spend chilling with Will, cleaning my pitifully messy room so I can Instagram it, or watching MsMojo videos such … Continue reading Midmads takes second year!
I was apprehensive when considering whether to write this post because I am aware that it would be incredibly easy for someone to see this as a bitter response from a Russell Group reject, instead of someone accepting this as a legitimate commentary. To be fair, it is both. If I had not missed the … Continue reading What does it mean to go to a “good” university?
This one is for all those prospective first years, and for all those current uni students who have forgotten what they actually need to prepare for. And you should listen because this is coming from a girl who forgot all her cutlery when she moved into halls (every single fork, every single spoon) so I … Continue reading An actual legit guide to moving in at uni
Ann Ferguson, an American philosopher and sociologist, once studied the content of women's magazines (over a time period of 30 years) and concluded that the main focus of these magazines, even the most recent ones, was consistently "him, home and looking good (for him)." But is this still today's truth? A lot of evidence points … Continue reading Women’s magazines – how far have they come?
If you've ever heard me talking about my degree I am normally complaining about the maths involved or about the sheer amount of seminar sheets I have been avoiding. But an economics degree is a lot more than that, and truthfully I know this and I do actually enjoy it, I'm just an unreliable narrator. … Continue reading What I have learned from my Economics degree (so far)
I wrote the majority of this post as I sat on the floor of my halls bedroom while Banks played softly in the background. That was the last night I spent in that room and I remember taking a tour around all of the various cupboards and drawers to say goodbye (I am overly sentimental … Continue reading Clearing: a year on
Hello lovely! I have been absent for some time but this is my long awaited return post. I have been writing for The Tab a lot more recently so if you want to check me out there then please do! Here is a handy link for lazy ppl just like me: click here!!! I wanted … Continue reading My biggest style inspos
So basically I have less than a year until I am no longer a teenager and have to face up to being an adult. I can't see this being a massive step up seeing as I can already cook myself a good four meals and make my own doctors appointments (if I leave it long … Continue reading 20 things to do before I’m 20
Another list from the Queen of Lists! What will she do next - another list? Probs. But here I am and I'm telling you how to deal with the phenomenon we all know far too well... the uni sads. Even the most closed off individuals will find themselves lying in bed looking up at the … Continue reading How to cope with those inevitable Uni Sads