#FridayFive: Five Books I’ve Recently Read | Chapter 11

Hello and welcome to another Ted Talk about books. There are now 55 book reviews on my blog, all of which can be found here. For all of the books that I’ve read so far in 2020 (40 at the time of writing this), you can find that here. The…

Is This the End for TikTok Already?

Yesterday, Instagram revealed a new feature called ‘Reels’. What that means is, Instagram is now allowing you to create videos in the exact same form as TikTok.  With America threatening to ban the app on September 15th and India already having done so, the security breaches are of main concern…

#FridayFive: Five of the Best Rooftop Bars in New York

When I say best, what I really mean is: here are reviews of the five rooftop bars that I’ve been to in New York. But they are pretty damn good, so bear with me! Since all we can do right now is dine outdoors and bask in the sunshine, a…

Influencer Marketing VS Network Marketing

Hello and welcome to another short Ted Talk about influencer marketing. Today’s hot topic is about network marketing and comparing it to influencer marketing. What is network marketing I hear you say? Have you heard of pyramid schemes? Have you heard of Herbalife, Nu Skin, Arbonne and Avon? Yes, even…

Exploring Queens, New York

One of the five boroughs of New York that hosts the World’s Fair and Laguardia Airport, Queens is bustling with people from all walks of life and is home to the most languages of any place on earth. Just walking a few blocks will make you feel like you’ve been…

How Much Am I Worth?

Songs to listen to while reading this blog post: Money Money Money by ABBA, Gold Digger by Kanye West, You Never Give Me Your Money by The Beatles, Bills Bills Bills by Destiny’s Child, and If I Was A Rich Girl by Gwen Stefani. “What are your salary expectations?”…“Hello?”…“Idontknowbye.” Have…

#FridayFive: Five Things I’ve Learnt One Year After Graduating

It’s been one year and six days since I donned a gown and cap and crossed the stage in the Anglican Cathedral of Liverpool and received my degree in Business and Public Relations. A glorious day that started with a too early ceremony (let’s pretend that I didn’t fall asleep…

Let’s Talk About Racism in Northern Ireland

More and more, we are seeing and hearing racism being discussed openly due to recent events that have taken place in America. It’s hugely positive that we are having these talks and opening this discussion in a way to make things better and improve not only ourselves, but those around…

#FridayFive: Five Books I’ve Recently Read | Chapter 10

Another five books down, I’ve now reviewed 50 books on my site and have read 35 this year so far! You can find all the books I’ve read so far this year at my blog post, Every Book I’ve Read in 2020. I’m inching very close to my target of…

Exploring City Island, The Bronx

At the beginning of this week I had a day’s holiday to use as I turned my 4th of July three-day weekend into a four-day weekend. Since it was a scorcher of a day, we had thought about heading to The Hamptons area to lounge on some beaches and explore…