The Pie Society: Home Away From Home

I have been living in Shanghai for over 2 months now and I’ve found that it’s a lot easier to go out for food that are of cuisines other than Chinese or cook at home.  It’s not because that I’m not proficient enough in the language to order the food from the menu but it’s […]

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Mise À Jour: Moving To China…

It has been about 6 or 7 weeks since I moved to China and everything (for me) has just been all over the place.  I really underestimated the immense effort, will power and mental stress it would take to move to another country.  Nevertheless, I’m here and it’s nice. Academics| Moving to China was part of […]

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Café Diaries #3: The Art of Tea

This is by far one my favourite independent cafés in Manchester.  The Art of Tea is located in a suburban area of Manchester called Didsbury and it is surrounded by other adorable, edgy and innovative cafés, bars and boutiques.  It’s very small like the majority of other independent cafés I’ve noticed but what makes the […]

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OOTD Prompt #1: Cinema X Shopping X Lunch

This is the first OOTD prompt I’m doing.  I had chosen to call it prompt because it’ll just be quick snaps before I have to go out, whereas as other OOTD’s will have more detail and simply be called OOTD.  So here is my first OOTD prompt. I wore this outfit to the cinema and […]

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Mise à Jour: Brass Mornings and Hot Coffee

The weather this Saturday morning is pleasant, it’s breezy and bearable and what better way to enjoy than with coffee. Academics| I have been focusing on a variety of other subject areas other than my degree because I have had a little more time on my hands.  I think that it’s important to continue learning all […]

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Café Diaries #2: Federal Café and Bar

Federal Café and Bar is an independent Australian/New Zealand Café in Manchester which mainly serves coffee, breakfast, lunch and brunch style meals but when it gets closer to the evening there offer amazing cocktails and other varieties of alcoholic drinks.  It’s small and can be cramped at times but you won’t care once you see […]

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Exam Season: 5 Ways to Reduce Stress and Stay healthy 

Exam season.  Open season.  What’s the difference? Exams are awful and hardly enjoyable and all of the work that must be done leading up to them can be stressful and soul destroying.  Nevertheless, it’s important to remain calm and as optimistic as possible so you can do the best for yourself.  All you can do […]

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