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Why Talks With Tally?

Now that my blog has been around a little over a month now, I figured I’d show some appreciation for the love and support I’ve gotten by giving you guys a bit of insight into why I started this is in the first place. Continue reading Why Talks With Tally?

5 Questions People Always Ask About England/Leicester

As an island girl who moved into a first world country like the United Kingdom, whenever I travel back home I’m always getting questions about the different aspects of living in England. So, for those of you from the TCI, and those who may be thinking about travelling to or moving to England, here are my answers to a few questions I often get. Continue reading 5 Questions People Always Ask About England/Leicester

Stop Blaming Others for Your Shortcomings

One of the worst things we can do is blame everyone and everything around us for the problems we face as individuals.

Your job caused this… The government caused that… Your kids, your friends, your wife, your baby mama… everyone else but YOU… is responsible for the problems you now face.

Now take a moment and let this sink in.

“It only takes one person to change YOUR life: YOU” ~ Unknown

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My A-Level Experience – What I Learned

If you’ve been keeping up with my blog posts since I started, you’ll know that I am currently studying at the University of Leicester. Before that however, like most students planning to study in the U.K do, I completed a 2 year A-Level programme.

And since I grew up on the island of Grand Turk, and the only school offering A-Levels was the British West Indies Collegiate on the island of Providenciales, I had to pack up at the age of 16 and leave the comfort of my parents home for what I later learned would be the worst two years of my entire life. Continue reading My A-Level Experience – What I Learned

U.K. Slang Decoded: For the International Students

Now that I’ve told you guys where I’m from, it’ll probably make a bit more sense to you when I say that U.K. slang was completely foreign to me when I moved there last September. Even though my country is a colony of Britain… the slangs we use are totally different. TOTALLY different.

So in this post, I decided to explain some of the words (have to figure out a few for yourself innit?) I’ve encountered this year, to give those of you moving or thinking about moving to the U.K. to little a bit of a head start.

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Useful Uni Hack #1: Online Grocery Shopping

Eating healthy in uni is hard. And although for some people that may be due to being terrible in the kitchen, for others (like me), it may simply be because of a lack of motivation or time to go to the grocery store. That’s where this helpful little hack comes in. Continue reading Useful Uni Hack #1: Online Grocery Shopping