Month: March 2014

6 Things You Need To Know About Starting Uni

You’ve secured your place, decided on your course and sorted our your student loan – the next 3 years are going to be awesome! But are you really ready for all that campus life has to offer? Eevee’s Sarah Khatun tells you everything you need to know about starting university… Going to university is the most exciting and for some, the scariest thing that you can ever do! Whilst most of you may already know what to expect from university life, I can guarantee that whatever you think you know may only be the tip of the iceberg. Fresher’s...

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Have Children? You Must Be Kidding

Childless by choice: Kate Haddigan explores the taboo surrounding a woman’s decision to remain childless, and explains why she’s perfectly happy to play the cool aunt… Before I begin, let me point out, I am not some ball-busting career-crazy dragon that works twenty hours a day and snaps at my office minions if they dare so much as glance in my direction. I am not an idealistic dreamer who believes my life will be expensive couture and exotic holidays as soon as I catch a break (or win the Euro Millions). And I certainly do not hate children. Most...

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World Cup: South American Team Previews

Eevee’s Dan Pritchard gives you the low-down on all the South American teams competing at this Summer’s World Cup… After Eevee Life’s Olamide Adeotoye gave a brilliant insight into the African teams heading to brazil, here is a review of the teams from South America that will be on our screens this summer.   Argentina Head Coach: Alejandro Sabella Nickname: La Albiceleste Qualifying Position: 1st Group: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Iran, Nigeria Not only do Argentina have a relatively short journey to this Summer’s tournament, but they also boast arguably the best player in the world. Fortunately for the Argentinians,...

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Spontaneous Trips Away for The Highly ‘Un-spontaneous’

Bored with super organised holidays? Wish you could loosen up a little? Charlotte Maxwell explains how you can plan your perfect getaway without losing your spontaneity… Some of us are uber, spontaneous bunnies who like to go crazy every weekend, and then there are those of us (including me) aren’t so adventurous. We’re a little more reserved in terms of venturing into the unknown and often can’t cope without a list or two…hundred. So when it comes to trips away, we’re usually thinking ‘I must plan this trip 1 year, 3 months, 2 weeks, 5 days and 17 hours...

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The Fats Of Life: Which Ones Should You Be Eating?

So you’ve been going to the gym religiously and eating healthily? Still haven’t seen any sign of that six-pack? Samuel Cranny-Evans tells you how you can get the most from your diet, and explains why you should definitely reconsider those reduced fat options… Fat brings most people to the gym; it makes you feel uncomfortable, sometimes even depressed. Most people want to lose fat, and logically following on from that, avoid eating obvious fats such as butter, cream and cheese. However, most fats are like traffic wardens; nobody likes them but they are there for your own good (of...

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