I come to the realisation every so often that what I’m eating has begun to effect the way I feel and work. It’s no surprise after weeks of takeaways, crisps and chocolate and little actual vegetables that I become more lazy and just feel generally gross.… Read More
Inspired by recent television events and to commemorate the programme’s premature departure from the BBC, I thought I’d pay a simple tribute to The Great British Bake Off, by making a tray of flapjacks to thank all the staff at the GP surgery where I’ve been on placement for the last couple of months.… Read More
A couple of months ago we had our Summer Schools, which are a culmination of the projects that are run throughout the year, and they are so much fun! In the first week we had the Discovery and the Confident Futures’ Summer Schools.… Read More
When you go away to uni one of the biggest adjustments is learning to look after yourself. Unfortunately cooking yourself food and having to tidy your room are things that everyone has to do. Whilst at uni I’ve found that making myself new dishes and keeping my room organised helps me to do my assignments.… Read More
I know that Shrove Tuesday has been and gone, but I’m a big pancake lover and definitely don’t think they should be constricted to one day a year only! After all what better brunch is there than pancakes?!
Procrastination got the better of me this week, and I decided to make some pancakes.… Read More
Sport Relief is soon approaching (18th-20th March) and it means one fantastic thing … BAKE OFF IS BACK!!!
The Great Sport Relief Bake Off returned to our screens last week (with a fantastic week one win from Samantha Cameron and Kimberley Wash taking the star baker title this week) and it definitely inspired me to get busy in the kitchen.… Read More
It may seem odd to a lot of other uni students, but for me a week of lectures is a rarity. And a very fun one. As a final year medic most of my time is spent away on placement, in fact I’ve just returned from an eight week block in North Wales.… Read More
It’s fair to say that the student stereotype is perhaps devoid of culinary prowess. I mean I’ll be the first to raise my hand and say that too often I reach for the convenience food sat waiting for me in the freezer drawer and of course, the odd pizza isn’t going to hurt anyone!… Read More