Pick of the Podcasts

Hello world, I’m back! The last week or so have been spent making the mammoth journey from Massachusetts to California (via car..) ready for me to start my PhD in a few weeks time. 3000 miles is a fair old way, so I’ve been listening to podcasts galore – they’re my way of staying un […]

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The Wedding Weekend

A couple Fridays ago, I had the absolute pleasure of watching two of my very dearest friends tie the knot. Aside fromΒ that weird feeling that comes when the first of your friends gets married and, y’know, makes you realize that you’re not 12 any more, it was honestly the most wonderful day. The speeches were […]

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Photos that make me smile

After a pretty tough final semester here in Massachusetts (it’s one that I’d willinglyΒ not repeat any time soon, to be honest), I thought I’d bring a little bit of light to my blog with a few photos that make me smile, and bring back some good memories! Some are a few years old, from my […]

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The Summer “To-Read” List

This summer, I intend to read. Big time. I’ve not got any assignments to complete, and I plan to make the most of the few months freedom from academia (who am I kidding, I love it really). I’ve compiled a little list of books that I want to read over the next 8-10 weeks – […]

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Spring Favorites

As we prepare to head into the month of June (JUNE?!), I thought I’d do a little round-up of my favorite things that the months of March, April, and May have had to offer. Grab a cuppa, a biccie or three, and get comfy…it’s a long’un.Β 

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Yankee Candle Haul

Last weekend, after graduation and commencement on Friday, I took my parents to one of the two Yankee Candle headquarters in America. Luckily, I only live about 10 minutes away from Deerfield, so it’s a trip that I’m able to make quite often! My parents treated me to a few candles, so I thought I’d […]

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