I applied for the position of head girl. All it took was an application letter. I was then shortlisted from 17 other girls to a list of 8. Then the manifesto. Next came the interview, the panel: head girl, head body, headteacher, deputy headteacher. Then the husting. I tripped up. I really did. I started talking about fluffy socks and goats. WHY RACHEL??? It was so humiliating, I still cringe at the thought. I love public speaking but not on the spot. My manifesto was kind of cool, I got quotes from my friends about me…maybe had a goat in … Continue reading My leap: Headgirl?
Why my phone ruined my friendships Until now did I realise the impact. Our phones give us support in our times of need. Calling up your best friend or parent when sobbing over a burnt cake gives quick contact. It … Continue reading My Leap: Reevaluating my phone
From days of crying alone to a midweek slump, this box of goodies is 100% unique to you and sure to soothe yourself to give yourself time to heal. This is a box (or a bag), e.g I use a … Continue reading Self-care box
Hey, I know you’re doing your GCSEs now and you’ll be doing your mock exams soon. Learn to rest between these exams, don’t burn out. You can’t do anymore but make sure you’re in the right mindset for these exams. You’ll … Continue reading Sixth form advice you’ll want to know
I was doing some further research into psychology, completely separate from my specification. I came across Sternberg’s Theory of Love. This is where I explain this beautiful theory and how it relates to us as well as my personal evaluation … Continue reading Companionate love