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GOING UP Mindfulness A recent review, published in the Clinical Psychology Review, suggests that practicing mindfulness may help to interrupt or prevent craving cycles associated with the abuse of food, drugs, cigarettes and alcohol. Coffeeangel The independent Dublin coffee chain…

LifeStyle Loves: The Best of Groupon

Groupon has some amazing fitness and health deals if you’re willing to dig around, luckily we’ve trawled through the offers so you don’t have to! Shivam Yoga Dublin Get four Shivam Yoga classes for one at Shivam Yoga Dublin, located…

The Best Flight Deals

Prices correct as of 23rd Jan 2018. Iceland Winter is the best time to see the famous Northern Lights, a good deal on flights is essential as accommodation in Iceland can be rather pricey! Flights from Dublin – Reykjavik 19-24…

New Years Resolutions: Sustainability

The new year is a time when traditional goals like losing weight, hitting the gym and subsisting solely on cold-pressed juice, are common and rarely adhered to. Why not do something a little different this new year by committing to…

‘Fat Chance in An Unequal Society’ – The Correlation Between Inequality & Obesity

The relationship between inequality and health is often discussed in a negative light in any given society. This assignment will provide evidence on how the choice of food and nutrition are both major social determinants of individual’s health, beginning at…

Relaxing Getaways on a Student Budget

Now that exam and essay-writing season are approaching us, we all could use a bit of a mental health break and change of scenery. Here are five relaxing destinations for students when they need a change of pace. Galway Take…

When It’s Time to Take A Social Media Detox

The world of social media can be all too addictive. Whether it’s checking the amount of likes on your last Instagram post, messaging friends on Whatsapp, or checking in with various social media platforms, it can certainly be time consuming….

Going Solo: 7 Best Tips for Travelling Alone

Whether you are an introvert who revels in the comfort of being alone or simply want a peaceful break from your hectic routine, travelling solo is a great idea. You may be wondering why anyone would choose to travel by…

Glossier: What’s All The Fuss About?

Glossier… its the name on every beauty and fashion bloggers lips right now. The American-based cult beauty brand has just launched its products on the U.K market. I was dying to get my hands on some of these extremely aesthetically…

Kaia Gerber – The Modelling World’s New ‘It’ Girl

It is all but to be expected that Kaia Gerber is taking the modelling world by storm with two former models as parents, and one of those being Cindy Crawford… who was without a doubt one of the most popular…

Cocktails In The Capital

Calling all cocktail lovers! Treat your good self to a well-deserved, mid-semester cocktail at one of these Dublin hotspots! Candlelight Bar €€€ Located above Siam Thai in Dundrum Town Centre, this decadent, speakeasy-style bar will transport you directly to 1920s…

Going Up/Going Down

Going Up Boojum Boojum made a spicy entrance onto the UCD food scene in more ways than one (#Boojum4Pres). Given the overwhelmingly positive student response, we hope the Boojmobile is here to stay! ‘Look Beyond’ Exhibit ‘Look Beyond – a…