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Six surprising benefits of chocolate easter eggs, chocolate, health, Serena Reidy, Kettle Mag
We’re all guilty of eating a bit too much chocolate around Easter time. Who can resist its smooth, melt-in-your-mouth texture? Well, I’ve got some good news for all you chocoholics out there; chocolate can be healthy. Yes, you read that right. Snacking on a Cadbury’s Dairy Milk bar isn’t actually as bad as you think...
6 Festive Drinks to Warm You Up This Christmas hot-chocolate-1068702_960_720.jpg
With Christmas just under a week away, there's nothing better with a tempting warm drink to keep your mind off the cold weather. Hot drinks that are full of spices like mint, cinnamon and nutmeg are perfect around this time of year, and will make the long winter nights seem much more pleasant. They are...
Autumn film releases Autumn, Film, New Releases, Cinema, Movies, Kettle Mag, Serena Reidy
As the days get shorter and the temperature drops, autumn is the perfect time to head down to your local cinema and watch a film. There are plenty of unmissable blockbusters coming out during the next few months, and we have included a list of seven of the best ones below. Bridget Jones' Baby Release Date: In...
The Benefits Of Matcha Tea 9409937063_f1b1604cf0_k.jpg
Matcha is consumed by tea lovers all over the world - and it comes as no surprise. Rich in fibre, vitamins and antioxidants, matcha tea is a great alternative to regular tea and coffee. Matcha also enhances relaxation and aids concentration, so you won't find yourself drifting off during the day. Matcha has been popular...
5 Reasons to Visit Barcelona
With its hot climate, sprawling beaches and impressive architecture, Barcelona has long been a popular destination for tourists from all over the world. If you're unsure whether to add Barcelona to your bucket list or not, these six reasons should make your decision much easier:  It has a fantastic location.  Barcelona is located right by...
10 Things to do in York
Though it may be a very small city, and many prospective students may prefer to study somewhere a bit more lively, there is still plenty to do in York. This historic city is full of unique shops and museums, and there is a whole range of events on all year round. York is also a...
Top 10 poolside reads
While poolside holidays are great for enjoying hot weather and getting a tan, they also give you an opportunity to read the books that have been sitting on your shelves all year. If you fancy a new book, this list has plenty of enjoyable holiday reads for you to choose from, ranging from chick-lit like...
10 Things to Do in Greece
It's no secret that Greece is one of the world's most popular tourist destinations. With its gorgeous weather, fascinating history, idyllic beaches, and secret islands, what's not to love about this country? Greece is also a cheap place to visit - perfect for students. If you are planning to visit Greece in the near future,...
20 Things to do in India taj mahal, india, kettle mag,
India is a very diverse country. It has a mixture of cultures and traditions, and the scenery is spectacular. Since it is such a huge country, India may seem daunting at first. However, there is something for everyone in India. Visit the Taj Mahal When you think of India, the Taj Mahal is probably one...
10 Interesting Facts About Canada
If you're planning on visiting Canada any time soon, you might want to be clued up on these facts before setting off: 1. Canada is the second largest country in the world, after Russia. Surprisingly, Canada doesn't have as dense a population as you'd expect - its population density is the ninth lowest on the...
12 reasons to visit Japan Japan, List, Holiday, Travel, Kettle Mag, Serena Reidy
It is undeniable that Japan is an extremely unique and picturesque country. With its Pokémon planes, anime and sumo wrestling, Japan is completely different to England. Japan is also beautiful no matter what the season - the country gets completely covered in snow during the winter and the cherry blossom in Spring is like something...
8 jobs and careers that let you travel
One thing at the top of many people's bucket lists is travel. From when we are young, we dream of exploring the rest of the world and experiencing other cultures. Unfortunately, for the vast majority of us, our hectic work schedules and lack of sufficient funds, mean that we are unable to find the time...
8 ways to beat hayfever hayfever, health, lifestyle, kettle mag,
While many of us are looking forward to summer, others are dreading this time of year. Why? One word: hayfever. The sun rarely comes out in England so we have to grab it while we can, but for us hayfever sufferers, that means risking our health. If you're fed up with sneezing every few seconds,...
Review: Carob Tree food and drink, kettle mag, lifestyle, pixabay,
Although I love Greek food, it has been a while since I have eaten any proper Greek food. However, a few weeks ago I was visiting my grandparents in Highgate, and was given the task of choosing the restaurant for the evening. I hadn't been to Carob Tree, Highgate, London, for several years, I vaguely remembered it...
5 Alternative Breakfast Ideas
It is no secret that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. However, with our hectic lifestyles, it is tempting to skip breakfast or grab something quick and unhealthy on the way to lectures / seminars. Why not get up a few minutes earlier each day and prepare something yourself? It'll be more...