Your Weekend Sorted Dec 1st

Dough Cambridge

Here’s what’s cool to do this weekend – extra cool with the ridic cold weather!

Eat

There’s a new kid on Cambridge market and it comes in the form of cookie dough. DOUGH have been there only a few weeks, but their cookie dough is deliciously sweet – one tub was enough to share between two. The dough is egg free and comes in loads of really great flavours. [Read more…]

News You’ve Missed While Freaking Out About the Royal Engagement

Royal Engagement

One of the most popular posts I’ve written is a little something I did back in 2015 about whether British people like the royal family. Everyday people google something and find my little post.

I’m neither for nor against the Royals; they live off of our taxes and I thought it was very insensitive of them to want to have a bunch of money to repair their residences while we’re all going through austerity. But on the other hand, they bring in lots of money from tourists. [Read more…]

Your Weekend Sorted

Hilton Cambridge

Here’s a new segment – Your Weekend Sorted. I’ll be giving you ideas for things to do this weekend whether you’re in Cambridge, London or elsewhere.

Here’s what you should be… [Read more…]

Blogging And Consumerism

There’s something I’ve been thinking about for a long time, that’s by no means a new topic of conversation: the online world and consumerism.

Working with students and getting them to think about their careers, they often tell me that they aspire to be in this creative content world on the internet. They see YouTubers and Instagrammers living the high life, shopping all the time and seemingly making a lot of money from doing not a lot. The wonderful Sophie Kate recently came into one of our schools to talk with students about being a professional YouTuber and I asked her to be honest with the students about how hard she works and how it’s not a case of just putting the camera on and being a millionaire. [Read more…]

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