Author Archives: beingbec

About beingbec

A twenty-something just trying to figure it all out. This is my sounding board, my journal, my sanity-meter and new procrastination source all rolled into one. As such, it shall be filled with all the oddness and awesomeness that makes up my life, and a little bit of everything in between. I'd love you to come along for the ride.

My Internet Dating Experience: Part 2: What it taught me?

This is one of those questions that seemed a lot easier until I actually started writing an answer, but I shall give it my best shot. I have ended up chatting with friends a lot about relationships lately (which I … Continue reading

Posted in Love and Dating, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Internet Dating Experience: Part 1: Top tips

Prior to meeting the boy (because who really thinks that while on exchange in Scotland (aka the other side of the world) on a bus tour of the local attractions is the time you will meet the love of your … Continue reading

Posted in Love and Dating | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bec Reviews: Frozen

I don’t think it’s any secret that I am a lover of Disney. The Lion King was the first movie I ever saw in cinemas, and it’s still one of my favourites, so it would be fair to say that … Continue reading

Posted in Fun stuff, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Into the great beyond aka life after uni

On December 10 of 2013 I graduated with my undergraduate university degree, a significant achievement to be sure, but as quickly as the excitement around graduation built it was met by a single reoccurring question – what comes next? For … Continue reading

Posted in Real life, Things that matter | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

We should all want to be Hufflepuffs: Part 2

This post has been a long time in the making, but one I felt was too important to just skip over. So, without any further ado, here are “The reasons we should all want to be Hufflepuffs” (based on the … Continue reading

Posted in Things that matter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

We should all want to be Hufflepuffs: Part 1

As I was catching up on my Youtube subscriptions (yes I am somewhat of a youtube addict – if you have channel or video suggestion please leave them below), I came across a video that it me much harder than … Continue reading

Posted in Things that matter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The pre-graduation slump

From extensive research (talking to a bunch of friends and family about graduation related things) it seems that the pre -graduation slump seems to be a common experience. But what is this slump I speak of? It’s a feeling of … Continue reading

Posted in Real life | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

My New Zealand travels

For my 18th birthday, my Dad took me on a trip to New Zealand – awesome gift right? My Aunty came along too, so it was three of us for two and half weeks of adventure across the South Island. … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

More Tanzania pics

Tanzania is one of those places where it is almost impossible to take a bad photo. I don’t think the few it my last post (My Adventure in Tanzania) really did it justice, so here are a few more 🙂 … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Do we ever really grow up?

As far as I can see, at each stage of life it seems that the next stage is the one in which you become a grownup, even before the next stage in any way makes you a legal adult. But … Continue reading

Posted in Real life, Things that matter | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment