The Finblog on “The Psychology of Plants”

Indoor plants aren’t just visually pleasing (& great for Instagram pictures) – there’s a few psychological benefits hidden among their leaves too: Stress reduction Are you a fan of red-flowering geraniums? If you would describe yourself as a ‘stressed woman’, then your answer most certainly should be yes. A 2002 study(1) revealed that red-flowering geraniums may promote faster and more […]

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House details #4

It is time for another house details blog post, especially since my family did some updates whilst I was away (yes- they are the best!). If you haven’t seen the last house details post go here Family friends of mine were moving out and they gave me this couch- which is perfect as I wanted one in a bright colour […]

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House details #3

Like many things, this blog post was difficult to write (perhaps more so than many other blog posts). I was so excited to decorate my home and share the progress with you all. Since Jake’s gone it definitely does not feel like home anymore, and I have been considering what to do (stay here or move etc.), which is a […]

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Featured ‘Day in the life of’: Christine a 1st year PhD Student and ‘Scholar Culture’ blogger.

  A Day in the life of Christine (a 1st year social work and political science PhD student & blogger): Hey Scholars! I’m Christine. After finding my profession as a social worker, I have found my passion for helping other students, friends, and colleagues who are driven to succeed in academia. In some way’s higher education is out of date, […]

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The Change Box Discount Code!

The lovely creators of ‘The change box’ subscription box have given me my very own discount code to share with all my readers! Enter “DROFWHAT” at checkout to receive $12 off! For those who haven’t heard about ‘The Change Box’ it is a monthly subscription box filled with a variety of ethical and vegan products. These include beauty, relaxation, food, […]

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‘The Change Box’ August (Unboxing).

Time for the unboxing of the August ‘The Change Box’ which is actually my favourite yet! https://www.thechangebox.com.au/ The products:  Seed Skincare Tangerine Lip Balm: http://www.seedskincare.com.au/ I fell in love with this skincare company when one of their products was in the first Change box that I received. Since then I have purchased some of their products at the markets and I […]

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