Finally, after months and months of writing, waiting, proof-reading, editing, analysing and re-analysing and editing, on Friday my supervisor gave me the go ahead to print, bind and submit my thesis. Which I promptly did. I printed three copies, as is required by the graduate school and I went in search of the superintendent, who… Continue reading I handed in my thesis!
There are sooooo many things that I want to write about, like how I visited my best friend before she left to live in Canada, and like the North Leeds Food Festival a couple of weeks back. I want to write about the Glasgow LVC gravitational waves meeting that was amazing and the post doctoral… Continue reading I’ll catch up soon, promise.
It feels like ages ago but remember when I talked about visiting Ocho with Yelp for the food photography masterclass they ran? Well, they held a competition for the best food photograph of one of their brunch items and my photo of the avocado and zucchini toast with poached eggs won! Thank you so, so… Continue reading Brunch tutorial at Ocho
Usually my attempts to do make up end with the phrase “oh, that’ll do.” I’m enthusiastic but unskilled which can be a deadly combination. I was hoping the Nyx ladies could help me out during this event and I wasn’t disappointed. When we’d all arrived we were handed our choice of prosecco or lovely fruit… Continue reading Nyx Take Over
Although I am a fan of the xkcd comics (I know, big shock right?) I don’t think I would ever have bought Randall Munroe’s book for myself. The comics are great but they’re pithy. A perfect coffee break distraction before going on with your day. I’d never read any of his “What If” stuff on… Continue reading Book review: What If?
Hi everyone! This is just a quick update. I spent the weekend in Leeds where I saw my best friend who is about to move to Canada. We visited the North Leeds Food Festival and I also got time to hang out with my family a bit. More about all that later. This week I’m… Continue reading A quick update
Yesterday, a WordPress notification popped up on my phone: Yay! That’s so cool! I don’t really pay a huge amount of attention to my blog stats. I’m not trying to monetise my blog so, while I’m happy people read it, if they don’t that’s not something I need to worry about. Rather, I use my… Continue reading 200 lovely people