An Instagram Theme That Works for Me

Song for the day: Lived A Lie by You Me At Six Because I'm seeing them for the 8th time next week on nearly the 8th anniversary of the first time back in '08, so it's special to me. Hiyaa! Bit of a weird one this week because I keep wanting to do an Autumn … Continue reading An Instagram Theme That Works for Me

My `Kick-The-Bucket` List | katastrophique.com

My `Kick-The-Bucket’ List

Song for the day: Rhiannon by Fleetwood Mac Because it's a classic and in the spirit of this post. Hello! *waves* It's been a while (does anyone else read that in Anna Faris' voice à la Scary Movie? No? Ok.) but I am slowly easing myself back into blogging now that the initial shock of `oh … Continue reading My `Kick-The-Bucket’ List

Foodie Fridays: Chocolate Zebra Cake

Song for the day: Sorry by Beyoncé Because it's one you can sassy hairbrush-sing to in the mirror and pretend that you're badass for a second. ...Guess what? I FINISHED MY MASTERS! 21,673 words of dissertation done and handed in. Several bottles of prosecco down. I can't shake the feeling that I'm meant to be … Continue reading Foodie Fridays: Chocolate Zebra Cake

What you should know about doing a Masters Degree| katastrophique.com

What You Should Know If You’re Starting Your Masters Degree

Song for the day: Venus Fly by Grimes ft Janelle Monae Yeah it's ~that song off the advert but it's so so good! Listen to it right now. Anyway. As you might have noticed from ALL OF MY SOCIAL MEDIA (sorry about that), I am just over a week away from handing in my dissertation … Continue reading What You Should Know If You’re Starting Your Masters Degree

@ men: we need to talk.

@ men: we need to talk.

Song for the day: Red and White by Patawawa  Because they're a local band who are going places and this song is so catchy for summer! Also I kind of know one of the members. I know I've been AWOL a lot lately, and I'm really sorry.  I've been depressed, anxious, and that little jaunt … Continue reading @ men: we need to talk.

July Goals Revisited

July Goals Revisited

Song of the day: Yorktown from the Hamilton Soundtrack. Because it's kind of unpatriotic seeing as it's about Britain's defeat but my God is it rousing and motivating! *peeks out from behind pillow* hi guys!  I'm doing really badly at this aren't I. BLAME IT ON THE DISSERTATION (not the sunshine or moonlight.  Or boogie.) … Continue reading July Goals Revisited

What I’m Pinning Wednesday

  Song of the day: Bury It - CHVRCHES ft Hayley Williams Because I love CHVRCHES and I love Hayley, so when I heard they were doing a song together I was so excited! And the song is of course amazing and the video is too 🙂 I just got in from a 7 hour … Continue reading What I’m Pinning Wednesday

Katastrophique's July Goals

My July Goals

Song for the day: Love On Top by Beyoncé. Because she performed this acoustically at Wembley the other night and it was SO ELECTRIFYING YES QUEEN So yeah, if you're following me on Instagram and Twitter, you'll know that I saw Beyoncé at the weekend with my friends from my year abroad.  It was seriously … Continue reading My July Goals

Malteser Cake!

Foodie Fridays: Malteser Cake

Song for the day: High Lonesome - The Gaslight Anthem Because it's not very often that I get to introduce my Dad to new bands.  These guys are a modern Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band and I hope they come off hiatus soon.  They also remind me of my housemate from 4th year … Continue reading Foodie Fridays: Malteser Cake

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Eroica Britannia aka I Bought More Candles

Song for the day:  You've Got Time by Regina Spektor. Because ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK IS BACK GUYS.  Although I read a spoiler and I am now in two minds as to whether I want to watch the rest of the new series but still. So I fell off the blogging bandwagon again, and … Continue reading Eroica Britannia aka I Bought More Candles