Life after university- HELP I don’t know what to do with my life!

University is over. Completed. Almost graduation (my graduation date isn’t till November). But, I’m done. University (Massive Tick). Of course, I’ve posted all over social media how I have finished. I haven’t gone through three years of hell for not acknowledging it’s over right? Whooo, time to celebrate the three years from hell is over.

My Race for Life Story

Yesterday, I took part in Race for Life, something I have previously done but this year is different. This year is the first year men can join in too. So, to celebrate I participated alongside Matt’s family and between us there was three generations!

The Post Room Meadowhall- Come with me to the opening day!

I was kindly invited to the VIP launch of Meadowhall’s new Post Room. A fully immersive pop-up experience located at Meadowhall for a limited time only until 19th May! What’s even better it is FREE! Don’t forget to upload your selfie to Twitter or Instagram. Make sure you use #MHPostRoom and @LoveMeadowhall to be in

Mental Health Awareness- Finding the Light

Now, I didn’t ever think I’d be sat here typing away and talking about this. I have always shared my Mental Health in order to promote awareness. As it is so important we promote Mental Health Awareness. I’ve been a little MIA recently and for once I actually have a reason not just that I

50 ways to inspire you to take a break!

Everyone needs to take a break sometimes! Our lives are so busy we often become engulfed and forget one of the most important things… Self-care So, it’s about time you took a break from life! I know that sounds crazy but you don’t need to take days off I mean a little break that can

How being grateful can improve your mental health

You’re thinking surely being grateful can’t affect my mental health that much? Gratitude has a multitude of effects on your mental health. Not only does it affect your outlook on life. But, gratitude has been proven to increase your resilience to recognise the good and everything to be thankful for even in the most traumatic

I am a woman on a mission to ……

As a woman I think we are powerful forces to be recognised. Throughout history we have struggled but thanks to some amazing women we stand with more rights and stories to tell nowadays. This post is intended to be powerful and uplifting for women. In no way shape or form bashing males! Like our female

How to deal with anxiety in public

One of my biggest fears is having a panic attack in public, whilst on my own and not being able to calm myself down. This had a massive affect on my life growing up to the point where I wouldn’t leave the house because I felt so worried and anxious about being anxious. What would

5 life lessons 7 rings has taught us all!

In my opinion Ariana is killing it with her songs and her 3rd single, 7 rings is no different. From the lyrics to the music video Ariana aint messing around! But, this song has resinated with me, I love the energy and messages. There are so many life lessons to be learnt from 7 rings

January blues-How to beat it & my 3 top tips!

January blues, the two most dreaded words at the start of the year! January normally goes two ways… New Year, New me or the January blues set in! Christmas is over, you’ve built up for it for 364 days but what do you do now? It’s back to reality, work, life. The festivities are over,

What I got for Christmas 2018- presents and stories!

Better late than never I guess! Yes, I know we are in 2019 and 2018 was so last year but I still wanted to share what I received for Christmas and say another thanks to my family for the wonderful and thoughtful gifts I received from them. Being able to spend Christmas with my family

Happy New Year – 2018 Roundup!

2018 is well and truly over! So, as we welcome the new year I thought I’d reflect back on 2018 and summarise it. It wasn’t a perfect year but I don’t think there ever will be a perfect year because perfect doesn’t exist. Starting 2018 I was bright eyed and bushy tailed hoping for a

Handy Storage Tips for Students

Students have enough on their minds without having to fret about living space and storage. Trouble is, if you don’t spend some time planning both, academic life can quickly become a nightmare of lost equipment and missed deadlines. Taking the time to organise your space so it’s neat and efficient means you’ll have an uncluttered

Happy Halloween! || Blogtober Day Thirty One

Happy Halloween everyone! I hope you’re all having an amazing Halloween celebrating however you choose. If you’re like me and have no real plans don’t worry, I’m sure you’ll still get to eat plenty of chocolate and sweets. Of course, I have to include a little photo of yours truly and Matt. We may not

Reality of Halloween || Blogtober Day Thirty

Now I love any excuse to dress up, decorate my flat or go all out. So, Halloween is a perfect excuse for me. I love to go all out! But, lets be honest Halloween is no longer what it used to be for me. If I was being honest I’d love to spend Halloween dressed

F@ck You Cancer!

F@ck You Cancer!

  As someone who’s been secondary affected by cancer I want to say one thing… F@ck You Cancer!   I haven’t been personally affected by cancer firsthand but have lost a loved one close to me due to this. What cancer has caused to not only my lost loved one but the turmoil it has left

Are we like doughnuts? || Blogtober Day Twenty One

Are we like doughnuts? I hear you say! Well, today I’m going to talk about being ourselves whilst blogging and explain why the hell that relates to doughnuts!   We’re all different If you were to look at say five or six blogs they would all have different blog posts on. Some may have similar

Are we obsessed with Makeup? || Blogtober Day 20

Well are you? I know myself that I can get obsessed with makeup but Are we obsessed with Makeup? Is it something instilled in us that we need to wear makeup or is it a choice that makes us feel more comfortable? I’m going to explore the reasons behind why I wear makeup. Constant Comparison We

A day in my life The biggest leaf

A day in my life || Blogtober Day Nineteen

A little late but I here is tonight’s post sharing A day in my life. My crazy, sometimes hectic but amazing life! Today was a little different as I wasn’t in university and have spent the day with my mum.   It started Today actually started at 8:30am for me which was a nice lay

Finding my happy place || Blogtober Day Eighteen

Will I ever find my happy place? I don’t think I will 100% be or find my happy place because I don’t think that exists. But, I’m slowly trying to find my happy places and work on myself. Within life it is easy to focus on the negatives but it’s important no matter what you’re

Squirrel in a tree

Top 5 things to do for FREE! || Blogtober Day Ten

Sometimes we just need to get out. But, having a day out can be expensive. Well, I thought I’d share my favourite things to do for FREE during autumn. Yes, you can do things without breaking the bank. I’ve tried to find things that people everywhere can do not just specifically where I am from.

Sierra Burges is a loser

Netflix Watchlist October || Blogtober Day Nine

Whooooo, week one of Blogtober is complete! I’ve managed to survive a whole week. Also, hello Tuesday. The day most of us dread, we have to return to work or studying. But, don’t worry I’m going to brighten up your day by sharing with you my Netflix watchlist featuring some of the best shows Netflix

Jack And Dani

Meadowhall’s Student Night || Blogtober Day Eight

Two words ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!! I was lucky enough to be invited to attend Meadowhall’s Student Night on the 4th October. The event itself featured discounts in most of it’s shops for students, meet and greet with this year’s Love Island winners Jack & Dani, games and more. To access the event it couldn’t of been

Life is like a balloon || Blogtober Day Five

Yep you read that right life is like a balloon, if you never let yourself go, you’ll never no how far you can rise! Get your head around that now. This summer has been full of important decision making but most importantly reflection. I’m coming to my last year of uni and have to make

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50 Blogtober post Ideas || Blogtober Day Three

Now, completing any monthly blog challenge whether it’s Blogtober or Blogmas is hard! Coming up with 30+ blog ideas and managing to execute them all is a struggle. I’ve got one unsuccessful Blogmas under my belt and have just started my newest challenge Blogtober, so I’m in no way an expert but I have learnt

October Goals

October Goals || Blogtober Day One

How is it already October? This year just seems to have flown by. We’ve technically got just under 3 months until Christmas! Let me repeat that 3 months until Christmas!!! Anyway, before I get sidetracked panicking how close Christmas is I thought I’d share my goals for this month. Goal One I am participating in

Planning my 21st Birthday party #brooke’s21st

Yes you read that right! I’m planning my own 21st birthday party! Am I crazy, yes. So, here is everything I have done to plan my 21st. Background Originally I didn’t want a 21st birthday party. I don’t like all the attention to be on me but this party is a way to have all

21 things I’m thankful for #brooke’s21st

As my 21st birthday is getting closer I wanted to reflect on my life so far and share 21 things I’m thankful for. One Life. Yes that sounds cheesy but not everyone is granted a life. We don’t know how long we have so I live by the motto ‘live everyday as your last’. I

Cirque Du Soleil's Cast

Cirque Du Soleil OVO Review

  A phenomenal performance that had me in awe from the start   Last night I had a real pinch me moment. I’ve been blogging for just over a year now and learnt so much. I was invited to see the opening night performance of OVO at Sheffield Arena. At first I couldn’t actually believe

Jewellery Box

The Jewellery that you need in your life!

Now, I love Jewellery but find it so hard to match it with my outfits. But, recently I discovered the Jewellery Box and fell in love with so many items. They have a wide range of jewellery from bracelets to rings there is loads of choice. I’ve already started to create a wishlist and got

Staycation

How to have a holiday for under £20!

Now we all know how expensive it can be to go on holiday! Especially when you’re a university student you don’t kind of have that money. But, I’ve got a holiday that costs under £20 and it’s still filled with fun and memories. Now the most expensive part of holidays is the travel cost and

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What’s in my handbag || Summer 2018

It’s been all Disney related here on my blog this past month so I thought I’d shake things up with a old favourite of mine. If you’re as nosy as I am then you’ll love snooping and seeing what’s inside my handbag this summer. If I’m being honest then my bag is full of crap

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Life update

It’s been a while since I’ve done a honest post to update you on where I am and what I’m doing. We’re now into July and over halfway through the year! I still can’t quite believe that before I know it, it will be Christmas. So, far this summer I’ve had a melt down about

Hello July

Hello July! I cannot believe we are over halfway through the year! I feel like I’m going to blink and it will be Christmas. (Not that I’m complaining because I LOVE Christmas) I’m ready to enjoy some time off uni and focus on my blogging, family and friends. June was an amazing month, from my

Solo Flying | My tips and tricks

The two words that fill me with dread… Solo Flying! Now don’t get me wrong, I don’t mind flying but my anxiety makes it so hard for me and the whole experience is filled with anxiety, dread and stress. But, I decided it’s 2018 and I’m sick of letting my anxiety control everything I do.

Spain 2018

So recently I took the plunge and travelled to Spain on my own. Now I’m going to write a whole post on solo flying because that is a whole story in itself! Today I wanted to share my actual holiday, pictures and the funny parts I guess. So, the reason I chose Spain was some

Spring Favourites

This year seems to be speeding by and I cannot believe we are already in Spring! I feel like I will blink and it will be Christmas. To be honest Spring so far, has been beautiful! We’ve had not ONE but TWO heatwaves in the UK and they were amazing. I’ve been able to leave

Afternoon Tea || Celebrating Birthdays

Once again, I’ve been out having Afternoon Tea. If you don’t know me, this is one of my favourite things. But, as always I feel like you need an excuse to go to afternoon tea. Well, I had an excuse! It was recently my boyfriends mum’s birthday so we surprised her at a local garden

My Forest Holiday | Trip Two

I’ve recently been away to Forest Holidays at Sherwood Forest. Once again, an amazing, relaxing break that was well needed. I stayed with my boyfriend’s family for a week break, Monday to Friday in a silver cabin. The cabin itself had three rooms, two bathrooms, lounge, kitchen, decking area and my personal favourite… a hot

Snow Day! Fun and No sun in sight

Wow, I spent all Christmas wishing for snow and what am I blessed with in the end of February? Sun  (I wish) S N O W! Lots of it. I know I complained at the lack of snow this Christmas. But the Beast from the East at the end of February is NOT what I

February Favourites- Beauty, Jewellery and surprises!

I cannot quite believe it is March. I repeat MARCH! How are we already into the 3rd month of 2018? I feel like I’ve blinked and missed February completely. WOW, February has been a super busy month for me. I have started back at placement and been struggling to manage my time effectively. But, boy

Award Nomination- The Sunshine Blogger Award

I’m so excited to be nominated for an award, I’m just a girl from Sheffield sharing my life on my blog and YouTube and it seems crazy that people want to read my blog. I just want to thank the amazing Samantha from believinamiracle for nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award! The support I

The perfect Suede Boots you need!

Today I’ve decided to dabble a little into the unknown for me. My blog has mainly been a place for sharing my life, YouTube and beauty related things. But today that all changes. I’ve decided to share with you one of my favourite fashion findings of this year. Now, this may become a yearly thing.

What I got for Christmas 2017!

Happy New Year! Yes it’s 2018, unfortunately Christmas is over for another year. But on the positive side I had a lovely Christmas with my families (mine and my boyfriends). I thought I would share some of the presents I have received. Every year I always see a theme in my presents whether it’s body

Happiness Planner Review: the good and the bad!

At the start of this year, I invested in the Happiness Planner. A planner that helps you to keep track of your happiness basically. I have used this product quite a few times this year however, not as much as I’d of liked. If you’re like me and forgetful then try to set a reminder

Funny Times: A donkey ate my hair?!

So as Christmas Day is nearing, I want to spend these last few days of Blogmas recapping 2017, the funny times. I thought long and hard about some of my funniest memories and my number one has to be this…… The time the donkey took a chunk of my hair off whilst I tried to

TV Guide Christmas Day 2017: Must Watch TV!

So my final prep for Christmas Day is underway. Here is what I’m planning on watching on Christmas Day. But if I’m being truthfully honest, I may have to record some shows and films as Christmas Day will be very busy for me and Matt this year. My Christmas Day TV Guide 2017… 11:10am ITV-

Christmas Eve Box ideas 2017

This year I have taken it upon myself to create a little Christmas Eve Box for everyone. I love the idea of a Christmas Eve Box. A present you can open on Christmas Eve. You could include many things: -pyjamas -Christmas dvd -sweets and chocolate -fluffy socks -Christmas clothing I don’t want to give away

Come with me to Sheffield Christmas Market 2017

Christmas is nearly here so I have completed my last trip to the Sheffield Christmas Market for this year. I may or may not of already been quite a few times but there’s something I love about walking around the market. I mean after all it is Christmas so why not get into the festivities?

My Favourite YouTube Vlogmas Videos

It’s officially one week until Christmas! I am in full panic mode, I have completed all my shopping but I still have that niggling feeling that I’ve missed someone out. I still can’t believe Blogmas is nearly over, I’ve loved writing a post everyday but I do not know how people do this all year