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The only dentist who is destined to have no teeth

Day Trip to Oakwood and City Road Food Rampage

Wanna know the best thing about Cardiff? City Road. Wanna know the worst thing about Cardiff? City Road. You will get fat…and you will like it. Not like “Oh look at my cute little food baby” fat… I’m talking discovering-my-long-lost-twin-and-endeavouring-to-ingest-her-so-now-my-BMI-has-doubled-and-I’m-a-chubba-monster…fat. Excuse the implied cannibalism and let me explain. So Cardiff is pretty multicultural. It’s a

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The final weeks of second year

So its summer, the sun is shining, the skies are blueeeee and everyone is freee from university! Ah who am I kidding? I’m a dental student. We don’t finish until end of July. END OF JULY. What is this cruelty they inflict upon us?! And we’re in Wales so blue skies are like raining watermelons.

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Dental School Survival Guide

Choosing dentistry is up there on my list of good life choices. I think it may even be my only wise life decision…**random monologue**… I spent £22 pounds on Nutella jars the other day, not so wise a life choice! You know that whole love pugs not drugs thing? I reckon Nutella should be up

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Life at Cardiff

Wales=Rain. My wellies have become my friends. My left boot is called Ricky and the right is Paul. We’ve had some good times trudging daily puddles together. But now Ricky and Paul are being neglected for maaa bootiful espidrilles ‘cause ITS SUNNY BABYYY! See, whenever it’s sunny in Cardiff, everyone over reacts. It’s only like

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Cardiff Term 1. Time flies.

Hello there strangers. Long-time no see? I’m sorry for the neglect! But duuuuuuuuudes, first term is hectiiiiic! Being a second year dentist is intense yo. I tell you whywhy… PART 1: THE ACADEMIC RANT STARRING: THE FLUFF MEISTER ET MOI. This term I’ve been introduced to my wondrous-phantom-head-that-disappointingly-isn’t-a-haunting creature-of-the-underworld-but-rather-a-plastic-dummy-that-I-have-humanised-by-bestowing upon-him-the-glorious-name-of-Fred. He’s amazing. I love Fred. Fred and I

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