University Year 1 is Over!

At 36 weeks and 4 days pregnant, with an induction on the very near horizon (more about that soon!), I have officially submitted my Open University S112 remote exam paper at 10:43 am today. I am ecstatic to say I have finished my two 60 credit modules (so 120 in total – the same asContinue reading “University Year 1 is Over!”

Finally, We’re In!

After what feels like the longest wait, I can finally update you on our own little piece of heaven. J and I have moved into our small, but deceivingly spacious, two bedroom cottage. We are just renters of course, but having known the landlady previously really helped secure this place for ourselves. It’s perfectly imperfect.Continue reading “Finally, We’re In!”

Uni and Lockdown 2.0

What I wanted to do was update this blog once we had moved into our beautiful little cottage, as I said in my last update. Unfortunately we are still waiting. This isn’t helped by the county we are in, in beautiful North Wales, now being back in lockdown. Local lockdown. Just 15 minutes ago IContinue reading “Uni and Lockdown 2.0”

Moving Out, On and Up

I told myself I would wait to write this in our new home, a sweet and simple two bedroom (TTC here we come!) cottage in North Wales, and it’s number 13! Sadly time has ticked on, and although we have secured the house, we are only a little closer to moving in. Bummer. Let’s recapContinue reading “Moving Out, On and Up”

Cat Sticky Notes for University

I live in Wales, UK and if you know anything about UK Coronavirus politics, we’ve decided to stay quarantined whilst England has opened itself in a small but (possibly) too early way. I’m happy to stay at home earning 80% as I’ve got a lot of life I’m planning ahead of me considering university andContinue reading “Cat Sticky Notes for University”

BSc (Hons) Biology

Open University have just exclaimed that I am enrolled officially on the Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Biology, starting in October 2020. I have enrolled in two modules starting in October, taking two lots of 60 credits to form full time studying status at 120 credits. I don’t know yet if I’ll be able toContinue reading “BSc (Hons) Biology”


em·​bry·​ol·​o·​gy | \ ˌem-brē-ˈä-lə-jē  \1: a branch of biology dealing with embryo and their development2: the features and phenomena exhibited in the formation and development of an embryo I have a confession to make. I am 26 years old and until yesterday, had NO IDEA what I wanted to be when I… um… ‘grew up’. I have already completed a Bachelor of the ArtsContinue reading “Embryology”