Inspiration

Student Recipes: Chickpea Bake

University student Ellie loves food and is always looking for ways to eat healthy while sticking to the budget that is living as a student. Keep on reading to learn how to make her chickpea bake!

2016-11-27 00:00:56By Ellie Gowrie

Inspiration

Student Recipes: Pumpkin Seeds

University student Ellie loves food and is always looking for ways to eat healthy while sticking to the budget that is living as a student. Today she shows us how to bake pumpkin seeds.

2016-11-01 00:00:22By Ellie Gowrie

Inspiration

Student Recipes: Homemade Pizza

University student Ellie loves food and is always looking for ways to eat healthy while sticking to the budget that is living as a students. Today she shows us how to make pizza!

2016-10-20 00:00:04By Ellie Gowrie

Quick Reads

Visiting Centre Court - The Green Community

The Preloved Team recently travelled to the University of Birmingham to chat to Matt Beveridge and to see how Project Up was doing in the social area of Centre Court. Keep reading to see what makes this a unique halls of residence.

2016-09-16 00:00:40By Natalie Reynolds

Quick Reads

Welcome to the Green Community

In September 2016, the Green Community will be welcoming students to its first accommodation complex under the slogan “mindful living”. The University of Birmingham has facilitated a sustainable living option that is affordable and unique, featuring solar panels on the roofs, bike racks, living walls and recycling points which lead to a zero waste approach. Keep on reading to find out more!

2016-09-14 00:00:19By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

Surviving your first year of independence

Although we’re sure you tidied your room and did chores, there are some things that even adults who have lived on their own for a while do not know and discover by chance. Here are some tips on taking the step towards living on your own.

2016-09-12 00:00:22By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

What to Pack for University

In the run up to moving to university (congrats, by the way!) you will most likely be scouring the internet for useful lists of what to take with you. We asked our team for things they found useful to take to university which were not necessarily the first thing you’d think of taking.

2016-09-11 00:00:48By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

Making Your University Life More Sustainable

You can figure out your career later on, but living sustainably? That is something we can start doing now. Preloved have put together some tips so you can start living sustainably at university today.

2016-09-02 00:00:10By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

Storage Ideas for University

While you pack your life away for university, you may fall under two groups: the first years going into halls or those of you moving into a house or flat share. Either way, storage is an issue. So, we have found the most useful storage ideas that you can easily adapt to your needs.

2016-08-31 00:00:07By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

Cheap Ways to Decorate Your Room at University

While your uni yearswill be the ones known as “that chapter in my life in which I had so much fun with barely any money to spend”, making the place(s) you’ll live in homely is important. Keep on reading to find out how!

2016-08-23 09:00:03By Natalie Reynolds