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Top 7 ‘fakeaways’ to try making at home

One of the best ways to trick your mind into thinking you’re having a naughty takeaway is to make something called a ‘fakeaway’ – a takeaway style dish you make at home. Whether you like Chinese food, Indian food, or simple pizza, there are so many recipes to try!

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Abodus Students Say - Glassworks

In this instalment of our newest blog series, “Abodus Students Say,” we’ve invited Olly Stokes, a resident of Glassworks in Liverpool, to speak with us about his living experience with Abodus. Olly is studying Computer Networks at Liverpool John Moore's University.

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Happy Pancake Day! Fluffy Vegan Pancakes

Check out this great recipe for fluffy vegan pancakes that you can make for yourself and your loved ones this pancake day. Wherever you are, at home with your parents, or at your student accommodation, these are perfect!

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Food & Mood: Nutrition and mental health

Being a student is stressful enough, before you add a global pandemic to the mix. But there are certain things you can control to improve your mental and physical health. It may surprise you to know that what you eat can directly influence the way you feel.

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Abodus Students Say – Hollingbury House

Our first of several student interviews is with Kan, a resident at Hollingbury House in Brighton. Kan is from Hong Kong and he is studying psychology with criminology at the University of Sussex.

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What is Post Graduate Depression?

Reality certainly hits post-graduation, and many graduates begin to develop rather bleak emotions, and a hefty amount of stress, in other words, ‘post graduate depression’, also known as ‘graduation depression’. Is It Legitimate? Is It Permanent? Is It Curable?

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Top 10 book prize winners you should read this winter

Considering this year January has been marked by the return to lockdown, it’s likely that you are currently spending a considerable time indoors. When is the last time you actually picked up one? We’re here to inspire you!

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Structuring Your Side Hustle Around Your Studies

2020 has been a year of unexpected challenges. For many students it’s meant an awakening of their desire to make their own money to ensure their financially security. Starting up a side-hustle while studying is a great way to do this!

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Here's why your devices could be sabotaging your sleep

Ever noticed that after a bad night's sleep you feel moody all day? There are a few reasons why you might be struggling to sleep. But why does screen time affect you in this way?

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How to Organise Your Life in Five Easy Steps

It’s officially the New Year, and it’s time to focus on your intentions for the year. Whatever your goals, we can likely all agree that they’ll be much easier to reach if you get yourself organised first! Check out these 5 steps to get you on your way to an organised life.