STUDY SPOT: PUERTO LOUNGE

Saturday morning, 9am, Tort law reading and a flat white. Having been to a couple of the ‘Lounge’ chain cafes/resturants in my local area, I ventured to the quayside with a friend to put Puerto Lounge to the ‘Lucy Does Law’ test. Ambience: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ The huge, vast space in this coffee shop makes the ambience…

STUDY SPOT: GROW COFFEE HOUSE

Thursday afternoon, 2:30, EU essay planning and a flat white. Grow Coffee House is new to Exeter this year, a shop all about expressing positive ethos through coffee – it was about time it undertook the ‘Lucy Does Law’ test. Ambience: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ It’s as though this coffee house was DESIGNED for working in. High ceilings,…

STUDY SPOTS: WATERSTONES CAFE

Monday morning, 9:30, EU essay planning and a flat white. Studying in a bookshop and a cafe all in one? I put the Waterstones Cafe to the ‘Lucy Does Law’ test and here’s how it did: Ambience: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Honestly, if you don’t love the smell of a bookstore combined with the smell of coffee, you…

HOW TO FIND A STUDY TECHNIQUE

I often get SO many question via Instagram about how to take notes when studying. I honestly think that everyone’s technique is super different, so here are some tips on how to find a technique that works for you. 1 – USE THE FIRST TERM Content-wise, this is probably the time where you can experiment…

STUDY SPOTS: MARCH COFFEE

Saturday morning, 9:45, EU reading and a flat white. March Coffee has been one of my go-to coffee shops in Exeter for a while, but I’d never tested it’s ‘study spot’ capabilities before. I put it to the ‘Lucy Does Law’ test and here’s how it did: Ambience: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I love the chilled atmosphere in…

HOW TO STOP PROCRASTINATING!

As we venture into exam season, I thought doing a little post on procrastination would be quite fitting. It seems that when revision becomes more important, procrastination becomes more prominent. SO here’s how I manage to avoid being overcome by procrastination: 1 – PLAN I am a planner. Always have been and always will be….