#FridayFive: Five Things to Know About Living in New York

I’ve been meaning to write a post about the things that I’ve come to realize since moving to New York. It was a huge culture shock for sure, having never actually been to visit the city prior to my moving day. New York is very, very wonderful, but it’s also…

#FridayFive: Five Viral Social Media Campaigns From This Week

It’s been a while since I’ve written about my favourite campaigns as I used to do during my time at university. Notably, I have written about my favourite Halloween campaigns and my favourite Christmas campaigns. But this week, there were quite a few that caught my eye, and so, here…

#FridayFive: Five Broadway Shows to See

I always meant to write a post about the shows I saw on the West End in London during my placement year as I think I racked up a total of 10 different shows in the space of 12 months. I love the theater and thankfully I’ve been able to…

#FridayFive: Five Breakfast Spots Around Jersey City, NJ

It’s not quite the Jersey Shore, nor is it Manhattan, but just across the Hudson River, there’s this quaint little part of New Jersey encompassing Newport, Hoboken, Grove Street and Exchange Place. I myself, live in this area and must say Hoboken is one of my favourite places across New…

#FridayFive: Five New York-Irish Influencers to Follow

Before I moved to New York, I used to follow a lot of people that already lived there to give me motivation and inspiration to hopefully move there myself one day. Their Instagram posts and stories were forever making me jealous but also giving me that drive and determination to…

#FridayFive: Five Ways to Practice Gratitude

Before you roll your eyes and say, “Oh God, here she goes,” stay with me. I’ve recently found that practicing gratitude does absolute wonders for your mind and how you feel about yourself and life in general. When I say ‘practice gratitude’ I don’t mean to find you inner zen…

#FridayFive: Five Achievements of 2019

As if another year is already over. We’re now into a new year and a new decade. You probably already know that the first week of January is one of my favourite times of the year as I set out new goals that I want to achieve by December 31st. I’ll be…

#FridayFive: Five Books I’ve Just Read | Chapter Three

I did it!! I completed my challenge of reading 12 books in 12 months. It may be one of the only goals I ticked off this year, but I set out to do something in January and I actually did it. The book reading may have taken a lull from…

#FridayFive: Five Things to do in New York at Christmas

Christmas in New York is something that almost everyone has on their bucket lists. It is truly a magical place to be at this time of year and ever since I was younger, I’ve always wanted to experience New York at Christmas and to live it just like Kevin McCallister…

#FridayFive: Five Things I’m Thankful for this Thanksgiving

It’s my first Thanksgiving here in the US and I’m heading off to the Hamptons where I’ll be spending the long weekend, but I will leave all of that for another post. It seems that Thanksgiving is celebrated a lot more here than Christmas as it’s a holiday that everyone…