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 […]

New on Netflix… May 2017

Sense8 – Season 2 5th May   The telepathic gang returns to Netflix this month in a ten-episode long series. Following the rescue of Riley from the mysterious Whispers and the group sailing off into the sunset, they begin to understand the full extent of their power and therefore pose a further threat to the […]

5 for Friday – 14 August

Hiya, weekend! You’re looking gorgeous, if you don’t mind us saying. And even more so because all this brilliant stuff is going on! Amazeballs.     1. In the cinema Trainwreck (Cert 15) We already know that Amy Schumer is hilarious, but Trainwreck is just about to prove that she’s funnier than we ever imagined. […]

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 […]

Scotland’s best graduation day dinners

It’s that time of year, as students across the land head into grand ceremonies to be handed a bit of paper and leave the hall ‘a graduate’. It’s the first day of the rest of your life – so that calls for celebration, right? And that calls for a family meal that’s a bit more […]

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

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 […]

What’s new on Netflix?

If you’re in need of study distraction, look no further than Netflix! Here’s a few of the best new releases on the streaming service this month…   Films Beyond Clueless (15) (1 May) Looking for something a bit different? Released last year, “Beyond Clueless” is an unusual blend of love letter and biopsy; a documentary […]