Life at Sky

So there I was – a Yorkshire girl, with good intentions and high ambitions making a temporary two-week move to the big city for my dream internship. The problem, I hear you ask? Well, I’m terrible at being far from home, I strongly dislike living out of a suitcase and – worst of all – I couldn’t, for the life of me, figure out how to work the tube.

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How to keep fit on a budget

Bank-busting clothing, extortionate gym memberships and the cost of equipment, with the added uncertainty of how many times you’ll actually use it once bought. These are all things that are blocking us from hopping up off the couch right away and kick starting our fitness journeys. But if that’s the case for you, it really is time you found a better excuse…

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Is romance really dead?

Last month, my mum lost the diamond out of her engagement ring. Okay, not the most thrilling start to an article promising to reassure you that chivalry wasn’t washed away with the 20th century. But, I guess that just goes to show that every cloud has a silver lining, and every fairytale sure does have a happily ever after…

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7 reasons letting go of the dance career is okay

One day, I woke up and realised I wasn’t a cute little girl in a tutu anymore. The concept of moving out and paying bills made me realise that something had to go, and that something was the only thing I’d ever been certain about. But now, living in my own flat with a whole new life ahead of me, I know for sure there’s more than just one reason I said ‘no’ to a dance career…

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7 ways to defeat the dreaded shorthand

When I applied for my BA (Hons) Journalism course at The University of Lincoln, I was overwhelmed with excitement about all of the new things I would learn and the new people I would soon meet. The prospect of this amazing course made it that little bit easier to get up at 7am every morning during my A-Levels. Well, everything about the course except for one thing – shorthand.

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