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The Accepted Wisdom About Your Future

If you have been anywhere near or in an educational institution in the last twenty years, the chances are that you have heard the Accepted Wisdom about your Future. How … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · 1 Comment

Realising you’re in love

The entire compendium of romantic comedies, 200 years of English literature and the agony aunt column from Cosmo would have you believe that we are in a constant marathon to … Continue reading

December 24, 2013 · 1 Comment

Being Single at Christmas

And so this is Christmas. And what have you done, another year over and still no special one… It’s the Christmas Carol ringing out around Christmas parties, tables, family get-togethers … Continue reading

December 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

Catching Public Transport

Part of the joy of living in the ‘World’s Most Livable City’ is the rather good public transport facilities we enjoy. Sure, they’re not run with German efficiency but at … Continue reading

December 23, 2013 · Leave a comment


Humans. We’re bred tough. We’re told to suck it up. We’ve gotta get up and dust ourselves off, we’ve got to keep trucking, we’ve gotta roll with the punches, take … Continue reading

December 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Taking a Holiday

The Dictionary Definition of a Holiday…   holiday n. – 1. a period of time during which one takes a break from all regular daily activities and travels to another … Continue reading

December 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Girls guide to a boys heart on Instagram

Being a girl on Instagram is a difficult pursuit. I am not envious of the struggles and ambivalence that the day-to-day Gramma’ must encounter. There is not only the usual … Continue reading

December 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

5 Things you MUST do over the Christmas break.

1. Get in touch with a favourite childhood hobby We are only young once but it doesn’t mean we can’t pretend, right? Think back to those halcyon days of blissful … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Top 5 Leonardo DiCaprio Movies

Somewhere, in a parallel universe, when it came to deciding upon people worthy of merit and our adoration, we would vote for our quintessential movie star instead of one of … Continue reading

December 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Quintana Roo, Mexico

Quintana Roo is located on the eastern side of the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. It is better known for having Cancun as a tourist mecca but contains many of Mexico’s … Continue reading

December 5, 2013 · 1 Comment

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