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The Royal Feminist

Since American actress Meghan Markle married Prince Harry last weekend, there’s been this confirmation of a change in the air to the royal family’s image and I suspect not only to British women but women everywhere. The whole ceremony was about the ‘power of love’, a real metaphor the was pumped and repumped into the […] Read more…

The Demand for something Real: Love

This week I watch the romantic tear-jerker, ‘Midnight Sun’, about a teenage girl with a rare genetic disease who falls in love in a bittersweet story that left me trying to hold back tears throughout. I think when it comes to love, you’ll do just about anything for happiness. Less Bonnie and Clyde though, and more […] Read more…

Respecting The Self

There are many things I regret, especially within relationships. I think when it comes down to it, you have to swop regret for respect somewhere down the line otherwise, you’ll end up choking on your own fears. For me, the idea that I haven’t learned from my own mistakes is something that challenges me every […] Read more…

I want to be Health with you

I think for students, your third year is one of the most important times in your life and one of the main things you need to get right is your health. Contraception like men, I’ve so far always picked the wrong one. From acne to feeling anxious, I’ve had the brunt of it and after […] Read more…

How to be an Illustrator with The Illustrator of Curves

The Illustrator of Curves, 26, from the UK, who anonymously illustrates beauty is also a part-time pharmacy assistant. Talk about an alter-ego! This queen is helping this generation flip the lid on what the media once classed as sexy and is sketching out the new bible for beauty. As someone who has gained a few […] Read more…

How to Be an Illustrator with Iris Aust

Iris Aust, 23, a German born Illustrator living in London, who draws around her 3-year-old boy, has sketched time out to let us in on how to be an illustrator. Illustrations are creating a ‘social buzz storm’ within the Instagram community, from buildings to beauty products, everyone wants an illustration but no one knows how […] Read more…

Can’t buy me love.

Its a Wednesday night and I’m sat in bed recovering from a near overdose from two delicious men named Ben and Jerry’s, when it suddenly dawned on me, can love really be bought? When it comes to relationships, is the ‘honey moon’ period essentially us being bought by dates, promises and promiscuous wild nights under […] Read more…

Dating Apps: The New Frontier in Advertising

Dating apps have become a buzz for speed dating in recent years. From the stereotypical ‘tinder date’, to the revolutionary ‘bumble date’. ‘How do they differ?” I hear you ask! Well, from a recent experiences on both apps, I’ve concluded that although, there are dating app happy endings (and not those kind either!), where couples […] Read more…

Dating: Are we Typecasting our future?

When it comes to dating, do we really have a type? I’m often caught picking the “wrong men” so my friends would say. I can’t say I don’t disagree with them. However, I can’t help but think it’s got nothing to do with a type, but more to do with luck. Is it terrible to […] Read more…

Define…normal

Define normal in relationships. That’s been a hot topic this week. When I listen to my friend’s relationships, and when they ask me, “Is that normal?” I have to question, what is normal behaviour in a relationship? When you think about it, the word, normal means something different to someone else, and being in a […] Read more…

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