13 reasons why I never should have watched 13 reasons why

I am not the first nor the last to criticise the show, in fact, I have read article after article criticising the show. What it tried to do was a good thing- raise awareness of mental health, suicide and bullying which are extremely important and not to be taken lightly I felt as though it…

Travel Diary: Dublin

I have wanted to visit Ireland for a very long time and of course, my first choice was Dublin as it is the capital! The price of flights and accommodation can be extremely cheap: we paid £46 for return flights and one night stay (11th April). If you use sites such as skyscanner in advance you…

Zante & Guide to a girl’s holiday

Last summer I went to some pretty awesome places and one of those was Zante on a girls holiday. I have never been to mainland Greece but now I definitely want to. Zante was the perfect place for a girls holiday but also an amazing place without alcohol in mind. I would like to go…

Body Confidence and Being You

Realising there is a difference between looking bad and feeling you look bad. The body is an issue much discussed, thought about and people seem to care just that little too much about bodies and body type. There are many issues associated with glorifying one body type as people assume it means shaming another (of…

Amsterdam: Travel Diary 

Last year I visited Amsterdam twice, February and June and I would still love to go again. This place is honestly amazing, the city, the things to do, the food. The first time I stayed out of the city and had to get the train in everyday, which I would not recommend as you can…

Cruelty- Free Beauty: Make the change

“Cruelty free”- A term that many of us find off-putting and daunting In that we will have to sacrifice all our beloved and favourite makeup brands in order to turn cruelty free. However, this is not the case, with 100’s of beauty brands turning cruelty-free; it really isn’t as hard as you may think to…

Skiing The Dolomites !

The Dolomites really aren’t a bad place for a swing. Wow, this place was honestly breathtaking and the fact I was skiing made it even better. The Dolomites ski resort is amazing simply for the vastness and the number of runs there really isn’t a ski resort like it. With 738 miles of runs there…

How To Travel Cheaply as a Student

Originally posted on KATYYRAE.COM:
(Or not as a student). Travelling and being a student are two things that often don’t work together as well as we would hope, especially because we’re much poorer than we planned to be before we became a student. I have five super simple steps for being able to travel cheaply…

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Him and for Her

Valentine’s day can be super hard to buy gifts for, because it’s supposed to be cute but alaso hard not to be too cringe. So I’ve put together a gift guide with 3 things for him and 3 things for her, at all different prices to hopefully offer some inspiration. For Her: However cliché or…

Review: The Unibox for students

Aimee and Daphnee from The Unibox were kind enough to send me the February subscription box. Being a student I was super excited to receive the package and now I’m just as excited to share with you guys the contents. The Unibox is a subscription box for every month and it is a care package…

Paris !

Paris is one of the best places I have ever visited. The city is beautiful, there is so much to do and it really doesn’t have to be as expensive as everyone makes out! We visited everywhere we wanted to go and more. Of course, we visited the Eiffel Tower. I really enjoyed going up…