• Finding yourself at a cross road college or university
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    College or university what route should I take ? 

    Nearly ten years ago I was faced with the decision . Do I stay on at school and do my A levels then go to university or do I go straight to college . At such a young age you have to make sure a huge discussion something that could potentially impact the rest of your life . It was a decision I didn’t find easy to make. I was really torn with what to do and what would be best for me . I had lots of people expressing their options to me and I just didn’t know what to do for the best . I knew what I…

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    My first half  term at uni – advance child development 

    So I am at the end of my first half term back at uni and it’s been pretty full on . This time it’s a lot harder to fit in time to do my work as I have a child that moves and demands things . Or just likes to play on the laptop !. So my first term back we have looked at advance child development. This is a subject I find really interesting even more so now I have Ava . As geeky as it may sound I love researching into the history of child development . Looking at why we do the things we do in childcare…

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    I’m going to do it : back to university

    As some of you may have read previously. During the summer I graduated from my foundation year of university . I still cannot believe that I actually graduated. It wasn’t an easy ride with being both pregnant and then having a newborn , but I did it ! ( pats self on back ) During the summer I then had to  decide if I wanted to go back and complete my last year. All different thoughts were running through my mind . The main one being can I do this !. This time round I have a child on the move that can sense when I’m getting my laptop out…

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    I did it I graduated from university !

      Just under three years ago I started university not knowing if I would be able to do it . It had been a long time since I had done anything like it . Would I be able to cope with the work load and working fulltime . To start with I’m not going to lie I did find it hard remembering old skills and also learning new ones . Like Harvard referencing anyone who has ever done it will know it’s a right ball ache to figure out . When I started university I didn’t think for a moment I would have to complete my last year and a…