Category : Blogs

How To Satisfy Food Cravings on a Vegan Diet

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

After a long while deliberating, you’ve finally taken the plunge to start your transition to veganism. But then the classic doubtful questions loom… but what about bacon? Chocolate? Scrambled eggs? And of course, cheese?? Despite how strongly you may feel about your motive for transitioning to Veganism, it’s natural to … Read More

Is It Time to Start Admitting We Like Our Courses?

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

“Do you like your course?” “Not really…” “Yeah, me neither.” Have you noticed, how easy it is to make friends when you start complaining about how you don’t like your course? Complaining about our courses is the most common ground we can have with any student on campus, but do … Read More

Celebrating Halloween Without Alcohol

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Halloween. A night renowned amongst students for being a blurry, crazy and alcohol-fuelled celebration – often resulting in a horror of a hangover! Although this typical Halloween night can be fun, it becomes easy to forget that it is possible to celebrate the spooky season without having to deal with … Read More

People Have the Right to Change Their Minds About Brexit

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

On the 23rd June 2016 51.9% of British voters opted to leave the European Union, based upon lies they had been fed concerning the cost of being in the EU and the supposed benefits of leaving. But no one really knew what Brexit actually meant and even now it is … Read More

Halloween: To Provoke is An Active Verb

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

Halloween costumes: they’re funny, they’re exciting, and they’re different from your average night out clothes. You can dress up as anything, it’s all one big fun party! Why then, are we still concerned about looking ‘too provocative’ on Halloween? For many people, Halloween appeals as an excuse to wear whatever … Read More

Pumpkins Driving You Potty?

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

The nights are drawing in, there’s a bitter breeze engulfing all of Britain and the leaves are starting to change from a vibrant green to an autumnal auburn. It can only mean one thing…Halloween is on the horizon. Now everyone knows that Halloween simply would not be the same without … Read More

Recipe of the Week: Chickpea Coconut Korma Curry with Bombay Potatoes

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

As a nation, we absolutely love a curry; after all, Birmingham is home to the Balti. There’s something so comforting about a rich, perfectly spiced curry sat on a bed of fluffy pilau rice with a sweet yet fragrant pashwari naan to soak up all the sauce. To celebrate National … Read More

National Curry Week: The Ultimate Guide

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

It’s national curry week so it’s time to spice up your life (and your palette). From national favourites like a rich Tikka Masala and creamy Korma, to less common dishes like a spicy Jalfrezi and a fragrant Dhansak- the list is endless! From eating out to cooking your own spicy … Read More

Vegan Baking: A Guide

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

If you haven’t already heard, this week is National Baking Week, so with the final of GBBO coming up, people are testing out their own baking skills more than ever before. With the sudden rise of Veganism, this year was the first time that the judges gave the contestants a … Read More

Dani Dyer and Love Island: Body Positivity or Perpetuating Unrealistic Ideals?

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

This June, Love Island returned for a fourth season, captivating more people than ever before, with over four million viewers tuning in to watch sexy singles as they coupled up, were mugged off and had their loyalties tested. Watching these tanned toned individuals for 8 weeks raises the question, does … Read More