Life at UCB through the eyes of our international student bloggers

Tag: wellbeing

Tips for home remedies!

Tips for home remedies!

I have recently caught a mild sore throat and cold, so I thought for today’s blog, I’d write about some tips for home remedies! Of course, I would recommend you attend your GP if you feel very ill, but this is only when you don’t […]

I Read Books That BookTok Recommended to Me

I Read Books That BookTok Recommended to Me

At this point, I think I should consider my love for books as a personality trait. (LOL!) TikTok is probably one of the biggest and most used platforms in the world right now, and it is the app that I mostly waste my time on. Seriously. A […]

Uriel’s clothes… and other things that matter

Uriel’s clothes… and other things that matter

I was in the midst of reading Alexandra Shulman’s autobiography ‘Clothes… and other things that matter’ when I realised that I could write a similar thing. I’m not an Editor-in-Chief for Vogue like Shulman, but like every other human being on Earth, I do hold sentimental value […]

Five Ways to Relax

Five Ways to Relax

Are you tired? Feeling stressed? Looking for ways to relax? You’re at the right place. . Get plenty of sleep I know this may be harder for people who have long hours of school/work, but sleeping is probably one of the most important processes to […]

Fashion 101: Fall/Winter Edition

Fashion 101: Fall/Winter Edition

As Jon Snow would say, “Winter is Coming.” Colder seasons mean it’s a tad difficult to style clothes. It involves layering different pieces of clothing to be warm, and it’s easy just to put on joggers and hoodies because it’s simply comfier and low-maintenance; you […]

World Mental Health Day!

World Mental Health Day!

In tribute to last week’s public awareness, if you didn’t know, it was World Mental Health Day on 10 October. As a person who has had issues of her own, I wanted to share a list of things for you to be a better friend […]

On One’s Own – Being Alone

On One’s Own – Being Alone

As a kid, I always wanted to be surrounded by people, always tagging along with friends and I always thought being alone felt ‘weird.’ As I grew up, I started to enjoy being alone and I also started to realise that society had enforced this […]

Reviewing Last Semester

Reviewing Last Semester

The second semester will start soon. Today, let us do a quick review of how we did last semester, and I hope the points below will help! • Assignment and Deadlines How was the assignment you did last semester? Have you handed them in on […]

How to avoid being homesick at uni

How to avoid being homesick at uni

It’s once again that time of the year to start with our academic routines. Whether you are coming back to classes or about to start them, it’s impossible to forget our family time and being back at home. The pandemic has given us extra time […]

Being right vs. being kind

Being right vs. being kind

Hello everyone! I hope you are all well. I want to take this opportunity to greet all Muslims Ramadan Mubarak! Wishing you all the blessings of the holy month. Ramadan, as many know, is the month where Muslims around the world fast from dawn to […]