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  • Tales from working as a bike courier

    Many of us will work at some point during university, whether it is because you need the money, for the work experience or a bit of both. I have worked quite a range of jobs myself since high school (herding cows or teaching kids biathlon anyone?), but with none of my qualifications from home being […]

  • The Tay as pretty as ever + Interim Reviews | Weeks 19+20

  • 23 Questions With Caitlin Wallace

    I’ve just realised that I’ve never properly introduced myself to the blog! So, inspired by Vogue’s 73 Question Series (if you’ve not watched the one with Kim Kardashian yet, you need to get on it it’s a laugh a minute) I thought I would share 23 tidbits about me! What are studying at Dundee? I’m […]

  • Travelling in the age of COVID-19

    Travelling has always been an anxiety and stress inducing thing for me, that has only worsened during the COVID-19 pandemic. Flights have gotten cancelled, hotels rooms have gone un-refunded, and Sofia has gone mad :/ Here are my tips to avoid all the mistakes I’ve been making the past few months, so that hopefully your […]

  • Photos from Fife

    Over the past year, I have spent a lot of time exploring around across the bridge and since moving to Dundee I have taken a lot of photos over there. After working on a farm in Fife for most of summer 2020 and going for post-work adventures, the adventures stuck once uni started again and […]

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  • Can You Use a Skateboard to Commute?

    This one is a follow-up on my last post which was highlighting the nicer sides of skateboarding around Dundee. It’s not all sunshine and rainbows for people wanting to use a skateboard in their daily commute though. My honest recommendations would be looking into a Penny board or any kind of longboard if you want […]

  • History Dissertation Tips

    This semester I’ve been writing my dissertation, and I thought there was no better time for me to record a few tips for people doing their dissertation in the future. There are a few disclaimers to be had: firstly, I’m a history student, so some of these tips will probably only be relevant to fellow […]

  • How to: Move out, the guide

    I am sure everyone, including me, is currently stressing over exams, assignment and potentially, moving out. That’s why I decided to make this short and easy guide on how to move out, hassle-free. Here’s what you will need: Boxes and/or bags for packing Tape, lots and lots of it Permanent marker(s) Padlock, if your storage […]

  • Essentials to Bring to University!

    So you’re coming to Dundee in September? You’ve got your new wardrobe all planned out but you’ve not even begun to think about the essentials. Well, do not fret! I’m here, equipped with my wisdom as a fourth-year student, to tell you what to bring! Top Tip: “Try and get in contact with your flatmates […]

  • I will adventure again

    With the weather getting warmer, days getting longer and eased restrictions moving closer (hopefully), I am starting to get back to planning bigger adventures a little further from Dundee, in hopes that they will be possible in some form this summer. In the spirit of adventure inspiration, I have dug out some past adventure video […]