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  • The Ins and Outs of moving to study in the UK September 1, 2017 NatashaThe Ins and Outs of moving to study in the UKInternational students, property rental expert Ian Muir is back! Space in a suitcase is precious when it comes to moving to another country, and this time Ian gives his advice on what and what not to pack. In my previous “Don’t forget your toothbrush” article we highlighted the essentials of what you need to prepare, and ... read more
  • Don’t forget your toothbrush! August 25, 2017 NatashaDon't forget your toothbrush!International students, this one’s for you! In this post, property rental expert Ian Muir gives his tips on what and how to prepare for your move to the UK to start university. Thanks, Ian! 🙂 Moving to another country with a different language and culture is a BIG move. It can be exciting and stressful. I think it’s a very brave ... read more
  • How to make friends before you start university August 21, 2017 NatashaHow to make friends before you start university When we leave home for university, all that is familiar and normal to us is thrown on its head, including the friends and family that we have been happy and safe surrounding ourselves with. Ask anyone about to start their degree what they are worried about and one of the top answers will be meeting ... read more
  • I lost my friend to suicide June 15, 2017 NatashaI lost my friend to suicide7th June 2017 – It’s three months today since my dear friend Francesca was found dead in her apartment. She had been suffering from long-term depression, anxiety and a very sad and deep self-hatred. The darkness of her mind was so strong she had become unable to let any light in and she believed the ... read more
  • Preparing for your first driving lesson February 19, 2017 NatashaPreparing for your first driving lessonWhen it comes to independence one of the first things that a lot of young people think is learning to drive. It may be that you’re thinking about getting your licence before you start university, or you’re already a student and want to get your licence before you graduate to improve your job prospects. Whatever ... read more