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Mammal surveying

Shawnee, Max, Steven, Ellen and I are currently taking part in a mammal surveying competition hosted by the Royal Mammal Society! We aren’t taking it too seriously though (don’t panic Mum), our actual work obviously takes priority, but it’s a nice social activity on the side. It’s been nice as we have been able to…

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“Lille My”

It’s been a sleepy Sunday today. I’m sad to report that I cowered away from uni work, but that I’m hoping that today’s final break will motivate me for Monday and the coming week. Right now I’ve just had some take away chips. The room smells of an odd combination of the chips and eucalyptus…

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Weekend with Eidi and Malin

On Saturday last week David and I rushed to the bus stop at UEA to meet Malin and Eidi who had just arrived after their 6 hour national express journey from the Airport. After they settled in and unpacked we got ready for our night out. I had luscious dark purple make up combined with…

Feeling down..

…but don’t worry, it will pass. Sometimes though, you can’t help but be really, really down. Malin and Eidi left this morning after a wonderful weekend visit, and I’m frankly quite down about them leaving and thus having to face reality again. It was so lovely having them stay. I love them with all my…

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Cley Marshes

On Wednesday Emily, Nathan and I went to Cley Marshes to meet with our Science communication project partner and to have a look at the visitor centre our project is going to be placed in. As part of one of my Modules Emily and I are designing a bird box with hands on activities for…

Ordinary moments

Yesterday morning I slept in until 9, after only making it to bed at 1.30 the previous night. The house all watched The Superbowl at midnight, which was very cosy. Some of us watched it mainly to see Lady Gaga perform in the break, whilst others watched it because they actually like American football. Whatever…

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Pottering around at the weekend

This weekend has been about winding down and chilling out after a long week at uni. Yesterday. I naturally woke up at 8 in the morning and had an above average large breakfast with yogurt, fruit and paté on toast. I stayed toasty and warm under the covers and watched Youtube for an hour and…