Throwing back to the Summer of 2019

Gosh. The Summer of 2019... Doesn't that just seem like an entire lifetime ago? Where did the time even go?! I remember sitting on the plane editing some photos thinking, 'hell, these would look lovely on my Insta'... and yet, life got busy and I never got round to sharing a lot of them. Although … Continue reading Throwing back to the Summer of 2019

A Year in Review – The 13 Accomplishments and Failures of 2018

PUBLISH THE FIRST PAPER OF MY PHD – ACCOMPLISHED You may already know that I have the insane ability (or unfortunate tendency) to pay an awful lot of attention to detail – if only you could see how many versions of the paper draft I still have saved! And well, it took may have taken … Continue reading A Year in Review – The 13 Accomplishments and Failures of 2018

The Bucket v2018

The inevitable has arrived. So in the spirit of things, the Bucket v2015 may not have entirely been something that was that realistic to achieve at that point in my life. 3 years on, let's try again?   https://www.instagram.com/p/BaRoZ1sAAmF/?taken-by=enngigi   Let's begin: 1. Attend a festival abroad (Girona, May 2019) https://www.instagram.com/p/BzHDunyhGOI/ 2. Go to Oktoberfest in Germany … Continue reading The Bucket v2018

Marking the End of an Era: I Graduated!

A post that has been long overdue. After three long years of hard work, sweat, tears, resilience, and hanging on to the dream of achieving bigger things in life, I graduated last summer with a First Class Honours degree in Medicinal Chemistry & Neuroscience from Keele University. That day, six months on, still remains so … Continue reading Marking the End of an Era: I Graduated!

The Importance of ‘People’ Skills: Adding value, demonstrating potential, and building strong relationships…

WHY IS HAVING GOOD “PEOPLE” SKILLS IMPORTANT AND HOW DO YOU USE THEM? Now most of us might be familiar with that ‘awkward’ moment when you are sitting in your new office, on a slightly uncomfortable chair, and you realise that you don’t actually know anyone there. But what you do at that moment in … Continue reading The Importance of ‘People’ Skills: Adding value, demonstrating potential, and building strong relationships…

Have I grown up yet?: 17 things to tick off before I’m 29

As children, we put this idea into our head that anyone over the age of about 18, or even 21, is a 'grown up'. Well, yep...ish - at 18, you can legally drink in the UK, place a bet at a betting shop, and even get a tattoo; and at 21, you can even supervise … Continue reading Have I grown up yet?: 17 things to tick off before I’m 29

#GOMO – what?!

You're probably thinking...what on earth are you on about this time Nat? #GOMO is a term that was first introduced to me over the summer by Eventbrite, an online ticketing platform, where you can both discover great upcoming events, and also create and sell tickets to your own event! #GoingOutMoreOften But what does GOMO really … Continue reading #GOMO – what?!

Pristine: Dead Sea Mud Mask Product Review

The past few months have been hectic for me. I've travelled to and from uni a fair few times, woken up at very awkward hours to complete editing deadlines, and as a result, I haven't really had time to keep up with my ideal 'beauty' routines as such. Since my routine was a wreck, I decided I … Continue reading Pristine: Dead Sea Mud Mask Product Review