The Holidays

Hey! This post is more about me rather than my first year university experiences, but I thought I’d write a post because it might just become relevant to any future semester two university drama. I have a boyfriend! However, my boyfriend also happens to be my housemate! D= Next semester could get interesting… So over […]

First Semester is Over!

Hallo! I have successfully survived the first semester of first year university! It was challenging, fun, eye-opening, and a bit of a throw-into-the-deep-end, but it was so so good and I’m looking forward to next semester. So a few things that went on that I didn’t mention along the way. I made a solid group […]

The Student Kitchen.

I thought I’d write a post on cooking and eating as a poor, centrelink dependant student. Basically, grocery-wise I try to limit myself to about $40 a week. I usually take advantage of those little yellow tags that have my favourite word on them, ‘reduced’. That usually brings my weekly grocery spend down, meaning the […]

Being sick and not at home to have a mother take care of you

Hi! I think the title describes perfectly what this post is about. So I have this cold, my housemate has had the same cold for 3 weeks and I’ve finally caught it. I woke up yesterday with a sore throat, exhaustion (despite a wonderful night’s sleep), a sniffly nose and a cough. Not happy, Jan. […]

Hashtag Unilyf

Hello! (This post is pretty much just a rant about not wanting to study) My housemate described his experience of partying and getting drunk at night, then waking up with a killer hangover at 8am and having to drag himself to a tutorial, as exactly what university life is. Just like in the movies. And […]

We had a KiKi

Hi! Last night I got really drunk with my friends from university and we ate chocolate, cake and cookies. We had a kiki. It was really fun, but it was also my first experience with drinking alcohol, and after a while, I decided that I do not enjoy the drunk feeling. I felt so out […]