I’ve finished uni. I’m unemployed. What now?

There we have it, folks, this girl has officially finished uni! Well, granted I could’ve made a colossal fail out of my exams and have to come back this summer to retake, but for all intents and purposes, I’ve finished.…

One year of hayleywickens.com 🎉

So, as of today, my blog is officially one year’s old! On this day last year, I posted my first two blog posts. Happy 1-year anniversary to myself! Now, I know I haven’t posted a lot in the past couple…

New year, same me.

Ok so at some point in the last 3 months, I lost my love for writing. I’m not sure where it went, but I’ve possibly found it again (check back in the next three months). Between writing essay upon essay…

How to stay productive

Final year is the year I decided to get my sh*t together. My downfall has always been productivity. So if like me you find being productive to be a bit of a struggle at times, here’s a list of things that…

Brighton, I’m home.

It’s been a minute since I last posted something on here, but now that I’m somewhat settled back into Brighton living, I thought it was time to update you on what’s been going on. So I’ve been back at uni…

Kos, Greece 2018 | Unseen Photo Diary

I got back from Kos in Greece a total of 2 days ago and I’m already going through all the pics and wanting to go back. I already shared a few pics over on Instagram, hi follow me here, but…

What I did in London | Carnaby and Camden

Even though London isn’t far away from me, I never find myself going there without a reason. Recently, I went into the big smoke to meet up with my friends Gemma and Sophia. As we live opposite sides of the…

My year abroad in Italy | Unseen photo diary

It was one year ago today, on the 23rd of August 2017 that I started my crazy year abroad experience. I feel like the best way to commemorate this anniversary is with a photo diary of “unseen” pictures and Polaroids.…

Italy’s most Instagrammable places | Part 2

This is the second part of my Instagrammable blog posts, this time featuring Florence, Lake Como, Amalfi Coast, Rome and Lake Garda. For these cities, I included a bit more of a “storytime” element of what went down to get…