BGR – Having a CRUSH

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton¬†gushed recently in an interview with US Vogue magazine about her crush on British Foreign Secretary David Milliband. She described him as smart and attractive and was enamoured with his British accent. We all know that feeling.¬†He walks into the lecture theatre and suddenly your cheeks are flushed and you…

Boys and Girls and BGR

Well now that A’levels are ALMOST over (I’m so happy for you guys!) I’m gonna write about something less academic-ish and seemingly more suited for the romantic Christmas season – *drum roll* BGR. I’ve been shunning the BGR topic like forever…haha…cos it’s such a LARGE topic and so COMPLEX. And also in many ways I…

Rubik’s Cube

I’ve been rather enamoured with the Rubik’s Cube recently. I finally learned the secret technique to completing it and I’m now able to complete it under 5 minutes which really isn’t anything to brag about considering the young fellows who taught me the technique can all comfortably finish it under 40 seconds! Now before you…

Motivation part II – here and now

After writing part I of this motivation series, I took a walk around school and saw a particular student (also in J2) who came to see me three weeks ago. Let’s call her S. Seeing her compelled me to quickly write another post as follow-up to the first one where I encouraged you to remind…

Motivation Part I – reminders, reminders

I haven’t been the most motivated in writing this blog which is ironic considering the current topic is about motivation…and before we know it A’levels is here and the bulk of the papers are next week. So I’m not sure if this entry will be in time for anything…sorry J2s. When I didn’t feel motivated…