Apparently today marks National Theatre Day and seeing that pop up on my newsfeed this morning just made me smile! I mentioned in my previous post that some stuff has being going on recently that has made me feel pretty defeated and down – a lot of the situation revolves around my theatre society and some problems we’ve been having. However, reflecting on all the wonderful experiences and memories that theatre has given me throughout my life has helped motivate me continue and rise above the negativity that is surrounding me at the moment. Continue reading “MUSICALS AND ME”


One thing I always like to keep in mind at Christmas, is that it is a time for giving. I think today a lot of people let materialistic and expensive gifts define the meaning of the season when that should never be the case. I believe that giving your time is one of the most valuable ways to contribute some kindness at this time of year and yesterday I was lucky to join my society as we volunteered at a senior citizen tea dance. Continue reading “BLOGMAS – DAY 13: VOLUNTEERING AT CHRISTMAS”


So, being the idiot that I am, I scheduled this post for the 11th January by accident instead of the 11th December – doh. So apologies for this very late instalment of Blogmas! I’m not gonna lie, this week has been a toughy. I really feel like I am being tested at the moment and my patience and mental wellbeing is really starting to wear thin. However, to counteract how rubbish I’ve been feeling, I’ve been thinking about all the things in my life that I am thankful for, especially at this time of year. Continue reading “BLOGMAS – DAY 11: FEELING FESTIVE AND THANKFUL”


Halloween week has arrived and that means my society Loco Show Co have the fantastic task of putting on ‘Scarefest’ at the Student’s Union. As I’m chairperson this year, it was my job to organise the event. It was a huge task that took many hours, sleepless nights and stressful last minute messaging but we go there in the end and it was a huge success. Here’s a look at how we got on the night and everything that happened behind the scenes.  Continue reading “SCAREFEST 2018”