2019: Aspirations

It's the start of another year and, slightly rounder and more relaxed after a couple of weeks of eating and drinking to my heart's content, it's time to focus on my goals and aspirations. I've spent the first fortnight of January buried under work and 'adult' life but I've finally had a chance to sit [...]

The Great Graduate Job Hunt: Let’s Talk

Job hunting. It's a process we all go through and yet one we're not keen to divulge online. After the highs of graduation, the reality of job hunting is a painful low. It's almost like we're uncomfortable admitting how gruelling the process can be. Everyone is suddenly brought down to reality and for some people, post-graduation [...]

Edinburgh Travel Weekend: Windswept but Delicious

In September, amidst the excitement and nerves of arranging to start my new job, I managed to pack in a whirlwind weekend away to Edinburgh. Despite being partly Scottish myself (some distant relatives from Dundee), I'm embarrassed to admit I've only visited the beautiful country once before, for a walking trip up Ben Nevis (and I [...]