#OCinNYC | Seven Days in the Big Apple

Helloooo and welcome to the first installment in my little bi-weekly diary series. You may have already seen my first two posts about coming to New York and my recap of the first three days, but from here on out I’ll be posting every other Sunday about what I’ve been…

#FridayFive: Five Bits of Advice for First Year Students

Oh to be a fresher once more. Being honest, I really think I’ve got my partying university lifestyle out of my system now. I’m graduated and really ready to take on my new adult life. But, I do remember being a fresher like it was yesterday and I’m sure there…

#OCinNYC | My First Three Days in New York City

It seems this is the best I could come up with. #OCinNYC is going to be the short and sweet hashtag by which I will be documenting my year in New York City. I’ll also be creating a separate Instagram to document all of my photos and travels during my…

Start Spreading the News…

…I’m leaving in a few days!! My visa has been approved, my one-way ticket booked and all that’s waiting is for me to pack my two suitcases and be on my way to the city that never sleeps… I’M MOVING STATESIDE TO LIVE AND WORK IN NEW YORK CITY!! I’ve…

#FridayFive: Five Lifestyle Changes I’m Making

With every new year, new month, new job, new city or new anything, I always love an excuse to make new goals or to make some changes. It’s always a good time to assess where you are, your lifestyle situation and current situation and think about the changes you can…

Is ‘Influencer Privilege’ a Thing?

Last Thursday was a huge day for the lives of many students across the UK and Ireland as they received their A Level and Leaving Cert results. I remember clearly the morning that I received my own results, now four years ago. I was able to receive all of my…

Gig Review: Lewis Capaldi, Croxteth Park

My gig reviews are getting quite repetitive. Apart from Fleetwood Mac, it seems all the acts I’ve recently seen are ones that I’ve already seen live before. Westlife, Picture This and now Lewis Capaldi. I just wish I had started writing these reviews a lot earlier as I’ve seen a…

#FridayFive: Five Things I Miss Most About Liverpool

I’ve been back in Ireland three days now. Not even the full 72 hours yet and I already miss it so much. I’ve left my house once to get storage bits so that I could unpack and that’s about the height of it. Now that I can finally watch Netflix…

The Leaving of Liverpool

There’s a box of tissues sat next to me as I type this. I’m thinking I’ve played it too safe and may have been wiser having two boxes. This post was due to be published on the 6th of July, my original move out day. Then I pushed that back…

Where to Stay in Dublin: 10 Hotels Tried and Tested

When I say I spend a lot of time in Dublin, I really do spend a lot of time in Dublin. Sometimes I end up spending more days in Dublin throughout the year than I do at home in Lurgan. Of all my trips to Dublin, I’ve stayed in quite…