8 secrets in Sheffield everyone should know about

Now, I’ve probably mislead you a little with the title… these aren’t the dishy and dirty back-stories and secrets of Sheffield, but they are the hidden gems that lie in Sheffield, and I thought you should know about them. Whether you’re coming to visit Sheffield for a weekend, or a day, making it a residence…

My relationship with Netflix

I think I need to address a common problem amongst many millennials, the addiction with streaming services… and not even just millennials, the phenomenon of online streaming is spreading. Example 1:  Dad: “I’m thinking about getting a Kindle Fire, so I can stream Prime Video” Lauren: “But you have an Ipad? Do it on that.” Dad: “Oh,…

Peak(y) Boo…

Moving to Sheffield from York was definitely an adjustment. I love little cities; usually everything is contained within 4 (ish) historic walls, and oozes an antique ambience that people crave worldwide. Well, not Sheffield… It’s big, it’s industrial, and it definitely owns its reputation as the “city of steel“. A very important city for England, and…

Falling in love with Italy

So, let me talk you through this… My time in University was no doubt one of the biggest adventures I have ever been on; but the holiday that signified the “end” of my journey as an undergraduate was the one that inspired me the most. Florence, Italy. Now, I don’t say this lightly, but Italy…

The Journey Begins…

“Non preoccuparti, sii felice – Don’t worry, be happy” Doesn’t the Italian language just sound so much more laid back? It’s indisputable that Bobby McFerrin’s amazing song resonates with many around the world, well, I have officially decided that it has become my own theme tune. Living life as a graduate isn’t what it used to…