The Value of Gaining Experience

I have said it before and I’ll no doubt say it until the day I graduate. I hate university.  Coursework is the devil’s work, the novelty wore off of having independence, and I am so so tired of being a ridiculously poor student. I haven’t had the best of luck with housemates and, well, despite what my grades may say, I have no idea what is going on. From the outside it may look like I have my sh*t together but, in reality, university has not been an enjoyable experience for me, unlike the many people who have told me that it is ‘the best time of their lives’.

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Chocolate, Tahini and Date Salted Truffles

April was a month of no baking whatsoever, sorry about that, due to the crazy time that is being a final year university student. I am therefore dipping my metaphorical toe back into the water and returning with these super quick and easy cacao truffles.

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A Weekend in the Cotswolds

For mine and Davids four year anniversary, we treated ourselves to a little stay-cation, a beautiful weekend in the glorious Cotswolds. The Cotswolds cover a wide area in south-west England, spanning over many counties, that means you are spoilt for choice on places to explore. Here are just a few places that we visited during our stay.

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April Round Up

With Spring in full bloom and being blessed with not one but two bank holidays, April has allowed me to enjoy a slower pace of life (despite the painfully mandatory revision cramming), compared to March, which was all about them essays. This bank holiday I am jetting off to Poland to attend a close friends wedding, a two-day event of non-stop drinking, so I expect to come back with a heavily induced vodka hangover (dear lord, good luck future me!).

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Wonderful Wednesday #27

Despite the painful revision cramming which is making me want to run into the woods and live off the land (or if I wasn’t such a feminist, marry a rich man!), there has been some wonderful little happy moments over the past seven days. As I need to get back to another revision sess *sigh*, I’ll just crack right on.

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