I am starting a new series on my blog where we will discuss the crazy experiences I have had in taxis, and believe me there’s a lot! Growing up I was always warned against getting taxis anywhere by myself. This becomes harder to do the older you get especially working in a late bar. … More Taxi driver tales
Living in Ireland you have more than likely heard of Copperface Jacks at least once. It is notorious for a lot of reasons; the gold cards, the clientele and the fact that most of the people who go there are “on the pull”. Rewind to a couple of months ago when I finally walked through … More That time in Coppers…
Some people are either tea or coffee drinkers but not me – I’ll have one of each please, extra caffeine in both! – So the idea of afternoon tea did and will forever sound appealing to me, but on a bus? That was one I hadn’t heard of before. My friend Sophie and I were … More Afternoon tea…on a bus?
It feels weird to be writing this. Final. Like there’s no going back once this is finished. Spreading your ashes today got me thinking and although this is one of the hardest thing I’ve ever written I came to the conclusion that if anyone deserved a tribute it was you. You, the man who complained … More An open letter
It shouldn’t be surprising really to find out that I am an OTT animal lover, dead set on tackling animal welfare issues and doing everything I can do improve the conditions from which a lot of animals suffer. Part of this includes my choice to be a vegetarian and use animal cruelty free makeup and … More What fur farming really means?
One missing bank card and being punched by an old man, my week has been pretty eventful. … More The road to happiness is a bumpy one.
Learning lessons is part of growing up, or so I’ve been told from a young age. “You need to make the mistakes to know what to do in the future” is a statement I have heard time and time again throughout my life, and I stand by it. Life is just learning lessons, one after … More Lessons I’ve learned in life
The term “anxiety” is thrown around a lot but what does it actually mean? The definition of anxiety is a feeling of worry , nervousness or unease about something with an uncertain outcome. This is a feeling that everyone feels at some point in their lives, but does that mean everyone has anxiety? Worrying , … More Living with anxiety
Recently I have been struggling to find the perfect foundation to match not only my skin tone but my undertones too. This is a process that has been near impossible for women around the world , including myself , to get a grip on. For those of you thinking “there’s more than one type of … More Does my skin have yellow or pink undertones? Foundation tips.
For years going grey was something all women would do anything to avoid , where finding a grey hair would send fear into the hearts of anyone in their right mind. Where women would go to extremes to keep their hair looking young , but long gone are the days of the blue rinse. In … More Spring 2015 hair trend : Granny hair