Can I Be Independent AND in a Relationship?

I thought seeing as Valentines day has not long passed this was the perfect time for this post. Something that I thought quite a lot growing up and probably until I got into my first ‘proper’ relationship, is that once you’re in a relationship, your independence vanishes.  I think it’s always been quite a common [...]

What I Wish I Had Known Before Starting University

What I Wish I Had Known Before Starting University

Having  recently completed my first 2 years of university at De Montfort (where has the time gone?), all of the initial worries and panic seem to be a distant memory. However the first few weeks before I moved out, I was terrified. University was an entirely new adventure, I was the first in my family [...]