Month: May 2018

Vegan places to eat in Aberdeen

For those of you who have arrived in Aberdeen or Aberdeen natives who just aren’t aware, there are loads of vegan alternatives for you in Aberdeen! Here are a list of fab places to find a vegan bite in Aberdeen that I love: (more…)

Time for a break? – Explore Dublin

Thinking about taking a break? What about spending a weekend in the Irish capital? Ryanair often have very cheap flight tickets from Glasgow to Dublin. I got mine for just £20 both ways! The Irish capital is paradise for all food, vintage stores, photogenic walls, cute streets, and pub lovers. Let me give you some tips on what you should visit when in Dublin. (more…)

Thinking About the Royal Wedding

The Royals are like marmite, you either love them or you hate them. Regardless though, the Royal Wedding is a good excuse for a get together with friends and to judge everyone’s wedding outfits!

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Thinking about the Future

It’s that time of year again! Summer is approaching and many of you will be graduating this year. Some of you will already have secured jobs or have a clear idea of what you are doing or where you want to be. However a large minority of you will be, like myself at the time absolutely clueless as to what your next move will be and the only thing you will have planned is where you are going on holiday. (more…)

Grey to Blue: The end of my midwifery placement

One of my mentors told me that sign-off mentors are the gatekeepers to the midwifery register. From starting off as a first year to qualifying as a midwife, mentors play a crucial and empowering role in shaping future midwives. (more…)

Why choose Erasmus?

When I first decided to explore the possibility of applying for the Erasmus exchange program, a lot of people asked me why I was thinking about doing it. I think the simple answer for me is, I love the sense of adventure associated with studying and living in another country. (more…)