As the #prstudent blog competition is coming to an end I have been looking over the past few months. Over my studies, my blog, my personal life etc. and I can truly say I have grown a lot. Whilst going through this growth I have also learned a lot about myself. Study life When it … Continue reading 10 months in Leeds…
This week has been a blast for me. First of we covered one of my favourite topics in our communication class: Ethics! One of the things we spoke about when things may be legal but may not seem ethical or may simply be neither. It made me think of all the different dilemmas and all … Continue reading A week of Ethics and personal growth
In the midst of my exams I have learned that I have to come to terms with not being able to do everything up to the standards that I would like. Running a busy home with 3 children and the 4th “in the oven”, doing full masters studies, being a fiancé, friend and a family … Continue reading Having to face the fact I can’t keep all the balls in the air at the same time
Happy New Year! I am going to start this year with an overview of 2018, which was a year of big changes for me with new challenges. Finished one school and started another In February I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Media and Communications. It was a HUGE step for me as my path … Continue reading 2018 is gone but not forgotten
This is the first time I sit down and don’t really know what to write about. Still I thought I should reflect a little between Christmas and New Year. Before Christmas my stepdad, or “upbringing dad” as I call him, came for a visit. He used to be my mums husband and they had my … Continue reading Food coma
Christmas is coming and my heart is mainly filled with joy. I have had my stepdad over for 6 days and as uni had broken up for Christmas when he arrived we strolled around town and did loads of “Christmassy” things. He left today and my baby brother (he’s not really a baby anymore as … Continue reading Feeling Powerless
My love of books started at a very young age. As much as I loved making up my own stories, I enjoyed reading books just as much. With my vivid imagination it was easy to get lost in the world of books and I would read almost anything that I came across. Once I finished … Continue reading Love for Books
Since I have started my studies in the UK I have been meaning to follow English media. I am what one might call a media junky. However, the main media I follow is Icelandic media and throughout the day. I read through the main media sites and then open other sites if they appear on … Continue reading Iceland what is going on? Is it time for another demonstration?
With all the talk about influencers in the form of bloggers, famous people, Snapchatters, Instagrammers etc. it seems like the first influencers that we come across in our lives are left out. The word influencer doesn’t seem to be related to those people anymore as even though they had a big impact on our lives, … Continue reading Teachers: Real life influencers
I’m sitting in the dark in a big hall, loads of people around me and a young energetic girl on stage sharing her wisdom and being an inspiration to us all. I was there with my school mates but in that moment, I was alone, she was talking directly to me. Or at least that’s … Continue reading You are enough!