Life as a Grad: Expectations versus Reality

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Someone once told me that life as a grad isn’t as hard as life in university. I believed them. Generally, life in university is pretty chill – until you get to exam period, then a black cloud hovers over the library (and your life) for a few months. I remember once working so hard for a Finance exam, and crying down the phone to my parents after failing every available past paper telling them I actually wasn’t sure if I was even capable of getting a 2.1 or above in that exam (which I miraculously pulled of in the end). So away from the general luxuries of uni (the social aspects, the 10 hour sleeps, the freedom), I thought nothing could ever come close to exam period. This ‘grad life’? It was going to be easy peasy.

I thought…

Oct 9 2017 at 10:16 pm   ·   Leave a Comment   ·   Posted Under Chatty, Lifestyle


Why You Need to Know About Flawless Shades

makeup, beauty, bbloggers, blogger, flawless shades, women of colour

You may have heard me piping up a lot recently about a brand new platform called Flawless Shades – but with their official launch taking place last Friday – I wanted to sit down and let you guys know who they are, why I’m working with them, why I support them (and why you should too!)

Oct 5 2017 at 9:45 pm   ·   Leave a Comment   ·   Posted Under Beauty