2nd Year is over!

So just like the end of my first year, I felt it was important to mark the beginning of my final week at university before the summer begins. So here it is, my final week & wow has this year gone fast. This summer marks the half way point through my degree -only two more years…

Online CV & Portfolio

So recently I created myself a blog using WordPress as a place to store and publish any work that I’ve produced throughout my time in education. It’s so easy to do and hardly takes up anytime, plus it’s a great way to connect with potential employees or clients. I suggest that those who want a…

Four little pieces of relationship advice.

Communication. There are so many different aspects of communicating so I’m going to talk about just talk about a few. Your whereabouts. I’m not talking about letting your partner know where you are and what you’re doing 24/7 but when they’re home and you’re running late a little ‘I’m going to be late, stuck at…

How to find happiness*

Finding happiness in your everyday life can be a struggle for some, including myself. It’s important for us to find happiness in our lives to sustain our mental health and to have a more positive outlook on everything, this is why I have put together a little guide full of happiness complete with tips on…

My Current Wishlist

Those of you who know me or have been reading my blog for a while may know that my birthday is coming up! Next Friday I’ll be turning 20 and even though I haven’t really asked for anything specific (apart from a Scottie Dog which I’ve asked for everyday since first watching ‘Lady and the…

2nd year at Birmingham City University

I am no longer a fresher! Woo! A lot has changed since I wrote my first post about uni, so I thought I’d write about what I learned last year and what I’ll be doing differently this year. But first I thought I would share with you my story about how I ended up staying…

IMPORTANT -PLEASE READ!

Today I shall be telling you about one of my mums friends… Her daughter Jamie is currently suffering from type 1 Arnold Chiari Malformation and has been for the past eight years. Arnold Chiari Malformation is when part of your brain is too large for the skull and therefore pushes down into the spinal canal….

Happy 2 years katelharper.com!

So when I logged into wordpress this afternoon, I had a little notification in the top right corner of my screen, telling me that it had been two whole years since I first started my blog! Which is rather unbelievable. I’d like to say thank you to all my readers, old & new, also an…

Final week!

I’m on my final week of my first year at uni, but I have a massive deadline looming on Friday at 12 O’clock. I was really hoping to hand this assignment in tomorrow but I’m not entirely sure that’s going to happen now. Here’s to hoping! It’s strange to think I’ve almost finished my first…

101 of my favourite things 

Jedd 🙂 My family. My friends. My shoe collection👠House parties. No one ever seems to have them any more, such a shame. Sleeping💤Basic, but it’s so good. Is it bad to say McDonald’s? McDonald’s. McDonald’s. McDonald’s. Fashion. Shoes. Brushing my teeth. Love that fresh feeling. Travelling. Airports✈️ service stations, the lot. I’m obsessed. Holidays. Who…

Is feminism really that important?

Have you ever walked down your street and felt uncomfortable because there are men wolf whistling or shouting comments at you? Most women have. But why should women be subject to this? We don’t want to be standing at the bus stop on our way to work at 7:30 in the morning  and have men…