How to Make a Long Distance Relationship Work

My boyfriend and I have been together since January 2016 when we were both still in sixth form. He doesn’t want me to use his name so I’ll just call him M. At this time, he was at boarding school 3 hours away by train from me. Now, we are both at university 250 miles (or 5 and a half hours on the train) apart from each other. Though I say so myself, we’re both pretty expert at long distance relationships at this point and hopefully my tips on how to make it work will help at least some of you!

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Getting a Job at Uni

This week I decided I would chat to my friend Emily (who also has a blog) about what its like to have a part time job alongside being a full-time student. This can obviously be a difficult thing to juggle but Emily does a great job at managing her time between these two commitments. 

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How I Missed my GCSE exam

Picture the scene. I was in year 11 doing the most important exams of my life thus far. My absolute worst subject was chemistry, I was horrific at it. I’d messed up so many practicals that I now had to sit out whilst the rest of the class did them, I was a danger to myself and everyone around me in the chemistry lab. It was exam season and my exam was coming up. I was terrified, no amount of revision seemed to be able to prepare me for the horror of this chemistry exam.

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6 Best Free Two-Player Games

First off, sorry I missed my Monday post last week, I’ve been crazy busy with revision (I still am) and just didn’t have time, posting is likely to be a little more erratic for another month or so but please bear with me. I wrote a couple of weeks ago about what I do to keep a long distance relationship alive and said I’d talk about what games me and M. like to play together. I’m a cheapskate so all of these games are either free or under five pounds. So in no particular order… Let’s go.

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English Lit Revision Tips

Revision season is coming up (and I am definitely not procrastinating actually doing some of my own revision by writing this) and despite opting to do and English Literature degree, this subject has always been the one I’ve found hardest to revise. But having done my GCSEs and A levels and got decent enough grades to do it at uni, hopefully I have some good English lit revision tips.

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