Cait is in the final year of her journalism degree at Caledonian University in Glasgow, as well as Source's resident beauty expert! Check out Cait's blog for tips on looking glam on a student budget.

Donating my hair to sick children

It may sound weird, but I’m not afraid to admit it: my hair is my pride and joy. Last week, my hair measured 33 inches from root to tip. It’s straight, in great condition and golden in colour. Growing it became a bit of an obsession in its latter months – the longer it got, […]

Stuck in a rut? Not a chance!

If you study astronomy, journalism or business are you forever committed to a career in the industry? We met with some people who say the world is still your oyster after graduation…   Computer Animation to Tattoo Artistry Kirstin Stevenson is a 25 year old from Holytown nearGlasgow and has jumped from one career straight […]

Stay healthy this summer

Source intern Cait Thomson has some top health tips to get you through the summer months in one piece… Summer is upon us and although the sun isn’t always shining in bonnie Scotland, it’s not going to stop us from making this summer an amazing one! Before you pull out your tiniest shorts and bikinis […]

Fashion First

If you dream of a career in fashion, why not take matters into your own hands? Cait Thomson caught up with one young Scots design team making waves in the industry… Hardwear, the brainchild of Holly Baxter, 23, and 28-year-old Matthias McGregor, has already made an impact on the Scottish fashion scene with its stunning […]

Summer Beauty Trends 2013

As summer hurtles quickly towards us, it’s the perfect time of year to change around your make-up products, but that doesn’t necessarily mean you need to spend a fortune.  We’re here to let you into the secrets mastering the catwalk looks this season on a budget. Pastel Nails We’ll start with nails and unsurprisingly this […]

Source’s Best Of: June 2013

Summer is just around the corner so here is our Best Of: June to keep you up to date with everything that’s worth seeing this coming month from gigs to theatre. Events West End Festival Until 30 June The largest cultural event in the city’s calendar! Get ready to party it up for a […]

Staying Safe on Holiday

First holiday away with your mates this summer? Before you head off, here are our top tips to staying safe in the sun. Stay with the Group Rule number one when you’re on holiday with friends – don’t get lost! It’s bad enough losing your pals on a night out when you’re at home but […]

Things You Learn At School You Really Do Need To Know

“Am I ever going to need this in my life?” It’s a question we asked ourselves throughout school whilst we pondered over the Periodic Table in Science or drew pictures of apples in Art and Design, but are there any key lessons we learned in school that have stuck with us? We reckon so. Cooking Pasta in Home […]

How to Use Twitter…Without Getting Into Hot Water

Twitter is huge. With around 140 million active users sending over 9,100 tweets every second, it’s one of the most popular websites on the Internet. We can update when we’re on our laptops in our bedrooms, on the computers in the library when we’re pretending to study and on our smart phones when we’re on the […]