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5 Ideas to Overcome the Winter Blues

January can feel like an uphill battle when it’s cold and the sun sets at 4.30pm but it’s important that you try to stay positive. Low mood and motivation is extremely common in the Winter months, and can also be a symptom of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). We’re sharing 5 ideas to help overcome the […]


Surviving January Blues

January is notoriously the hardest month of the year, going back to Uni or work after time off at home is always difficult and the extended periods with no money leave everyone strapped for cash. To make the month a little easier, here are some ideas of things you could do to make it through […]


The Top 5 John Lewis Christmas Adverts

Christmas is officially on its way! Why? Because John Lewis officially rolled out their 2019 Christmas advert of course. Their latest effort is entitled Excitable Edgar and has set social media alight, just as their previous Christmas adverts did. At DIGS we’ve ranked the top five John Lewis ads from previous years. What do you […]


Killing Loneliness

Don’t be lonely alone! Recognition. Most of us feel lonely at some point in our lives, you’re not alone! Try to find out what is making you feel lonely so that you can start taking the right steps to feeling better again. Is it because you’re stuck in the house? Are you missing a friend […]


Chocolate & Almond Recipes

Chocolate and Almond Recipes.   Vanilla & Almond Hot Chocolate Ingredients 1 teaspoon of sugar 3 teaspoon heaps of Cadburys Hot Chocolate powder Half a teaspoon  of vanilla extract ½ teaspoon of almond extract Half cup of milk Half cup of water Miniature marshmallows (for garnish) Method In a saucepan add the sugar, chocolate powder, […]


Fighting Plastic Pollution

The Earth is in your hands! Re-use! The plastic we use daily can be swapped for alternatives (single-use plastic) or reused. Take shopping bags for example, instead of using plastic bags you can use canvas bags, you can buy reusable bags or you can even make your own with an old t-shirt. If you’re a […]


Parma Violet Sponge Cake

Parma Violet Sponge Cake.   Let‘s take a trip to the past and light up our nostalgia with a delicious recipe to make a Parma violet sponge cake! Ingredients 110g butter/margarine 110g caster sugar 2 large eggs 94g self-rising flour 16g Parma violet Icing sugar to dust Filling of your choice ½ teaspoon of vanilla […]


Why I Chose To Live At Storthes Hall Park

Mathew Ball I chose to live at Storthes Hall Park for a variety of reasons, having made fantastic memories with my flat family who I lived with at Storthes Hall last year, I definitely wanted to stay again. I chose to stay at Storthes because of the community here. The staff who work at Storthes […]



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