A day in the life of a year 2 Medical student
Oct16

A day in the life of a year 2 Medical student

Last year, I wrote a post about my day as a year 1 medical student. And from the looks of it, seems like a lot of you enjoyed it and thank you for stopping me in Ninewells to tell me how informative the post was! That’s why I do this. So, to carry on that tradition, I am gonna write another post but this time of a year 2 student who has decided to take on more responsibilities then he could handle. So here it goes: So…. I wake up at...

Read More
Brain Food
Mar26

Brain Food

Last year I was in such a bad habit of constantly buying food whilst out the house, worse still it was never particularly healthy food either. So this year I’ve reflected on my eating habits and thought of ways that I could save myself a bit of cash, and feed my brain something better than a muffin and coffee for breakfast everyday (just some days instead).   Prepare food the night before.  This has helped me stay so much...

Read More
Recipes for Thought
Mar23

Recipes for Thought

It’s almost near the end of the semester. And it’s time to crack down and get ready for examinations. At least for medics like me, we have only 7 more weeks before our exams. This means 2 things: Spending all your time in the library Trying to prepare food to feed yourself while at the library   Well, there will be another blog post soon to help you with studying for exams, but this blog is for the latter – how to prepare the...

Read More
And We’re Back!
Jan20

And We’re Back!

Happy New Year! I hope the festive break treated you all well, and you were able to enjoy some home comforts over the holidays- although, with it being over three years since I flew the nest, the couple of days I spent back home with family over Christmas were more than enough for me! (The freedom that moving away from home grants you is highly underrated!) I spent the holidays alternating between either working or being bed-ridden...

Read More
Christmas Holidays in England
Jan13

Christmas Holidays in England

Before Christmas, after the end of the first semester, I travelled back down to England by car to go home for the holidays. The nine hour journey however was well worth it as I had just started to get a little homesick. Its always good to touch base with home as I didn’t have the chance to go down to Kent during reading week, so I haven’t been to England since mid-August.  So here’s a few little things I did whilst...

Read More