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How to Get Into Marketing with an English Degree

So you have managed to bag yourself an English degree? Good job you! But now what? What on earth could I possibly do with an English degree? Well, by landing on this blog, it seems that you already possess the drive to build a successful marketing career. Coming here shows your initiative and that’s a great first step. Now let’s…

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10 Best Tips to Make a Long Distance Relationship Work

So you’re in a long distance relationship, huh? Join the club. The club of misery and loneliness. I kid. There are so many positives to being in a long distance relationship, even if the negatives outweigh the positives more often than not. Admittedly, my experience of being in a long distance relationship could be worse…

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My 2018 Life/Travel/Blog Plans

Yes, it’s March and yes, it may be a tad late to be telling you about my plans for this year (personally I’d like to think I’m just fashionably late) but I’m writing this post because I’ve got some veeery exciting news to share with you! I’m talking so exciting that I might just burst if I don’t get it out of me anytime soon. On that note, I hope you enjoy this very self-indulgent post and if you don’t…

My Top 10 Personal Goals for 2018

My Top 10 Personal Goals for 2018

Whenever I discuss goals on my blog it always seems to be career/blogging/travel goals as opposed to the little ways I can improve myself as a person. The big career/etc type of goals are generally quantitative so it is easy to determine whether I have achieved them or not. I don’t tend to set personal goals because (without sounding too up my own arse), I think I’m pretty alright in…


21 Before 21: How I Got On

Hello world, I’m officially twenny wannn! Okay, so I turned 21 almost a month ago (big up you November babies), but apparently, I am not only “twenny wannn” but also a serial procrastinator. Or a busy bee. You decide. I am now home from university for the holidays and I am finally finding time to chillax and think about this ol’ blog again. For today’s blog post I will be looking back and…


On Losing a Sister: Two Months On

Today, the 17th January, marks two months since my sister died. This blog is for travel. It’s a happy, positive place. And yet it’s a personal place. It’s my place. I do not want to write several posts on my situation, but instead I would like to dedicate just one post to her. I think […]


Faraway Lucy’s 2016 in Travel

This year I managed to travel to four new countries, as well as several places within the UK. Alongside the places listed below I also took short trips to Cardiff, Manchester, Leeds and London. Since I won’t be at university for the next year (you can read up on what my plans are here) I […]


21 Things I Want To Do Before I Turn 21

Following the passing of my sister last month I have had a complete “life is short” mentality overcome me. Maybe it’s just my way of coping with grief and not letting myself fall into misery, but I feel even more determined to make the most out of life. Since I’m currently interrupting my studies at […]

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