Time to unwind

Exam season is a stress-fest – no two ways about it, but you don’t have to let it get to you. Here’s seven ways to help you keep exam tension at bay. 

How to beat summer holiday boredom

The summer holidays are by far the best part of the whole school year. The only thing is, there is only so much we can do before we all get bored and start becoming grumpy and annoyed. That’s when going back to school becomes a wish of a lot of us. But fear not – this […]

Student-friendly cooking

You get the shock of your life when you no longer have Chef Mum dishing up your dinner every night after school, but the classic combination takeaways, instant noodles and coffee is not the diet of kings. Cooking is a pretty handy skill to have – and, as Jamie Oliver once said, anyone can learn […]

There’s Something About Blogging: Source’s Top 4 of 2015

Let’s face it, it’s difficult to ignore the blogging phenomenon. We’re pretty sure you must have read one in your lifetime, even if unintentionally. With thousands of blogs covering hundreds of topics in the UK alone, what’s all the fuss about? Well, after hours of blog reading (and learning loads of stuff about people!), we […]

The Jinx: your new TV obsession

Traditionally Easter is a time for family, last minute revision and late night chocolate binges. But may I suggest this year you also add a highly addictive murder documentary to the mix? Following in the footsteps of the hugely successful Serial podcasts comes The Jinx: a six-part series that looks into the life and deaths of Robert Durst, an […]

Five ways to boost your happiness

They say money can’t buy happiness. Even though I doubt I’d be devastated if I had my own mansion or brand new car, when it comes down to it, it really is the little things that count. The simplest things can make us want to burst with joy and share our positivity with the world. […]

The Source Halloween Playlist

It’s the day our whole year builds up to – it’s Halloween! A night of ghosts, ghouls, trickery and general mayhem, there’s nothing we love more than getting dressed up and hitting the town with our mates. To get you in the mood for the spookiest night of the year, we’ve picked out the most […]

Tat’s life…

  “People who say you don’t get pain are lying. It was the worst pain of my life but I regret nothing.” Struan MacRae is a tattoo lover. He has four tattoos: a compass on his chest, a family crest on his shoulder, a koi fish covering his entire back, and his latest addition – […]