Anthony Nolan – My stem cell donation experience

Recently I found out that the patient I donated my stem cells to survived the transplant in 2017 and is now alive - something that would not be possible without the charity Anthony Nolan.  I can't quite believe that a small act (and a few paid days off of work!) from me has went on … Continue reading Anthony Nolan – My stem cell donation experience

BorrowMyDoggy – A borrower’s Experience

For various reasons, I am not able to own my own dog right now. It's too expensive, I'm a full time student and worker, I go away on holiday virtually every month - you get it! Anyway, like a lot of people, I've been desperate to have a 4-legged companion, but it seemed impossible. That … Continue reading BorrowMyDoggy – A borrower’s Experience

new york city on a student’s budget

This time last year, I was getting ready for Black Friday flight sales. I had nothing specific in mind, as long as it was a break away from midterms, required reading and exams. After a lot of browsing for good dates to nearby European countries, I took an urge to look at something further afield, … Continue reading new york city on a student’s budget

Copenhagen to Malmo

Waking up at 6am and walking to the airport in -5 degree weather wasn't exactly my ideal way to start Valentines Day with my boyfriend - especially considering I'd been up sick the entire night before. However, this journey was one of the best in my life. The £10 bus left Copenhagen airport and not long … Continue reading Copenhagen to Malmo