This is my last post of 2017. I'm going to make it short and sweet. I started to write a post about my goals for 2018, but seeing the list of everything that I wanted to achieve in the New Year was massively overwhelming. So I've decided to stop, and breathe. Okay, so I still … Continue reading My One New Year’s Resolution
I've decided to set myself a challenge this month by going the whole month without shopping. I was inspired to do this by a post that Shelia wrote over on her blog In Search of Sheila. January is the start of a New Year, and, as a student, I do not need to be wasting money in the … Continue reading January Challenge – a month without shopping
The week between Christmas and New Year always feels like a strange sort of liminal space in time. The excitement of Christmas has passed and we're left with an emptiness as we all wait for the New Year. This year I have decided to use this time to take control and get my life in … Continue reading Ways to Organise your Life and Prepare for the New Year
So many times people have come up and tried to speak to me in Chinese. This is always a bit awkward as I just have to apologise and explain that I don't speak Chinese. But it's not an unfair assumption to make as I am ethnically Chinese, but apart from that I'm all British! Of … Continue reading Studying Mandarin in China
I have to say one of my favourite things about winter is being snuggled up inside, all warm and cosy, when it's cold outside. It's especially nice when you don't have anything pressing to do or anywhere to be and you can just enjoy some time to yourself, or with family. Since it gets dark … Continue reading A Cosy Christmas Evening In
I've been meaning to go to Oxford for ages to visit the amazing violahelen (go check out her blog and youtube channel!), and we'd been discussing it since before Summer so when she messaged me saying that their term was finishing I decided to just book train tickets and go! I hadn't seen her since … Continue reading My Trip to Oxford
I have been tagged in this by Fernie and Bexa, so I decided to do a mix of their questions in this post! The Rules are Simple: Firstly turn up those Christmas tunes! Answer the questions below Tag 3 to 5 Bloggers to do the tag and leave there links Leave the link to the … Continue reading A Christmas Tag!