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HOW TO MEASURE PASTA AND RICE

Charlotte explains how to measure the right amount of rice and pasta, per person, so you don’t waste money by cooking too much.

HOW TO CHOP AN ONION – KITCHEN BASICS FOR BEGINNERS

There are lots of different ways to chop an onion but Charlotte shares her foolproof method here. Even Gareth manages to do it straight away with only minor consequences. 

THE STU FESTIVAL 2013

The Stu hosted their first national student food, drink & lifestyle festival at ULU in London on 26th January 2013.

PREPARING FOR CHECK-IN AT NIDO

OMG! It’s almost time to move into Nido Student Living! I can’t believe I will be living in Central London – so close to the action – so close to everything. What do I do first? What’s it all going to be like?!

ASHLEY’S FINAL WEEK AT NIDO

It is my final week in Nido and soon it will be time for me to check-out. My room is still nice and tidy. The bright clean feel to it helps motivate you to keep everything tidy.

LIFE AT NIDO BY ASHLEY PEARSON

My stay at Nido is going very well, it’s great that I keep finding cool things to do and have had a lot of fun so far. I felt like popping out to experience some of the local area some more so off I went exploring.

ANOTHER WEEK OF VIP STUDENT LIVING

My second week has passed here at Nido and I feel quite at home. It’s a shame I only get a month’s stay as it would fit my needs quite well.

ASHLEY PEARSON – STUDENT LIVING IN STYLE

When I saw a competition giving me the opportunity to win a 4 week stay at Nido Student Living, I typed my entry and submitted hoping I might be lucky enough to stay in the City that is full of culture and opportunity, as well as hosting the Olympic Games.