Lifestyle

First impressions: Thai Taste curry kits

Whether you’re a person less gifted in the culinary department and looking to impress that special someone, or an on-the-go student who simply does not have the time to cook, Thai Taste Curry Kits are the ideal solution to all your cuisine needs....

How to make your own Advent calendar

One of the best parts of Christmas has to be Advent calendars. Whilst throughout October and November, small reminders of Christmas celebration begin to pop up, the anticipation grows furiously during the final month of the year. Advent calendars...

How to get over 2016

Step 1: Let go of those pulses When you think 2016, you think pulses. As we all know, the UN declared this year the International Year of Pulses in celebration of lentils, peas, and beans, but unfortunately, this joyous occasion is coming to an end....

Cover your flat in Christmas cheer this year

It’s getting to that time of year again, when flats around Edinburgh realise that, unlike at home, a Christmas tree doesn’t automatically appear and the wind doesn’t blow in the smell of gingerbread cookies. But at the end of term, with...

Advice for your winter skincare

Dry skin is the bane of my life. Regardless of the season or the temperature, roughly bi-monthly, my lips get so dry that I become seriously concerned that they could fall off. It’s not a surprise that it gets far worse and more frequent during...

The Student Newspaper 2016