While I was planning this post I decided to research hauls. I wanted to know why people watch them. Is it nosiness? Trying to get ideas? Do we just like comparison? Psychology seems to favour comparison, unfortunately. People may watch these videos or read posts and compare their lives to the luxury lifestyles portrayed online.… Continue reading Back to College Stationery Haul
I love a good stationery haul post. I've never written one, but when I see one pop up on a feed, I have to read it. I'm probably nosey, definitely stationary obsessed and I just love seeing all the cute things other people buy. But I've been thinking. Why does nobody ever show what they… Continue reading Back to College Stationery Anti-Haul. Reuse and Revamp
A few months ago I wrote a post about the 5 most common questions I get asked as a psychology student. I get asked a lot of questions when I say I study psychology because everyone has heard of it. Sociology not so much. I only get asked one question, what is sociology? Sometimes people… Continue reading What is Sociology?
While this article is aimed specifically at students, it is applicable to anyone who frequently feels like they are failing at something. Hey we've all been there! On the 17th of June 2019 at 8 am, I received the results of my third-year exams and I passed everything. The night before in my mind I… Continue reading Feeling Like You Have Failed is Not the Same as Failing.
I am a 3rd-year psychology student. In fact, I am a psychology and sociology student but most people only ask me about psychology. In Ireland Honors degrees are 4 years long so I have one more to go. I think as a field, psychology is more high profile and the popularity of pop psychology and… Continue reading The 5 most common questions I get asked as a psychology student
Image: "Bed Sheets Pillows" by StockSnap on PixabayA consent workshop is a space where you can go and discuss with a group, overseen by a facilitator what constitutes sexual consent. Now I have people in my life who I love dearly, who will read this and ask why? Are you confused about what consent is?… Continue reading I Went to a Consent Workshop – Here’s What I Learned