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8 Things Unemployed Twenty-Somethings Are Tired Of Hearing

8 Things Unemployed Twenty-Somethings Are Tired Of Hearing

I’m sure many of us have been there- submitting job application after job application, and praying to the Job Gods every day, but getting nowhere. I sometimes think that some people, from older generations especially, don’t seem to get just how difficult getting a job is […]

Russell Howard Tour Preview At De Montfort Hall, Leicester

Russell Howard Tour Preview At De Montfort Hall, Leicester

I was recently given free tickets to see Russell Howard (by my dad not by anyone wanting me to review. I’m not that big of a deal…yet) when he came to Leicester to preview his tour material. Obviously I jumped at the chance, and took […]

Dear Diary: Urgh

Dear Diary: Urgh

Urgh. Urgh, Urgh, Urgh. I think that accurately sums up my last couple of weeks. If you follow me on Twitter you may have noticed that I’ve tweeted a couple of times about work which means that I got the job I interviewed for a […]

How I Travelled Croatia On Just £300

How I Travelled Croatia On Just £300

Disclaimer: This amount doesn’t include flights, and I only spent £30 of the £300 on a deposit for a hostel in Dubrovnik- the rest came out of other money. I was talking to some ‘friends’ (long story) last summer and somehow we ended up talking […]

Dark Books To Get You Through The Winter

Dark Books To Get You Through The Winter

A Reader Lives A Thousand Lives…The Man Who Never Reads Lives Only One- George R.R. Martin   I used to love reading. Devouring a book in a day or two was one of my favourite things to do. Then life happened and I kind of […]

19 Ways To Satisfy Your Wanderlust When You Can’t Afford To Travel

19 Ways To Satisfy Your Wanderlust When You Can’t Afford To Travel

When you want nothing more than to book a one way ticket around the world, but a lack of funds (or life’s responsibilities), gets in the way, it can really bring you down. Sometimes Wanderlust can be hard to satisfy when you’re not in the […]

Dear Diary: I Think I’m Getting My Life Back On Track

Dear Diary: I Think I’m Getting My Life Back On Track

‘Even the smallest actions are steps in the right direction.’ I guess you could say I haven’t exactly been having the time of my life in these last few months. I don’t want to get into too many details- especially as I’ve been mentioning some […]