• Killarney Glen
    life tales

    focus

    It’s time to refocus again. It feels like exams were replaced with a stream of socialising (including meeting my best friend’s new baby), thesis work, talk about what I am going to be doing…

    May 22
  • Eurovision
    life tales

    eurovision

    I love this time of the year. Cooler weather, warmer food, birthdays and, of course, Eurovision.  There is just so much good about Eurovision. I mean, what’s not to love about an event that brings…

    May 15
  • coping with mistakes
    life tales

    coping with mistakes

    When I graduated my undergraduate degree and started my first “grown-up” job, I quickly learned a simple but critical lesson; I have a great deal to learn. In fact, to this day, the more I learn, the…

    May 8
  • healthy paleo pie crust
    table tales

    healthy paleo tart crust

    It feels so good to be on a break from uni at the moment. Sure, I still have an ethic applications and literature review for my dissertation hanging over my head. But not having to…

    May 3
  • Salted caramel popcorn
    table tales

    salted caramel popcorn

    The weather has finally started to feel more like Autumn this week. Which means squeezing into jeans (whilst swearing that being packed away in the back of your wardrobe has somehow caused them to shrink), getting to…

    April 29
  • TED talks
    life tales

    TED talks to watch

    I absolutely love TED talks. So you can imagine my excitement when I discovered during my exam period that Apple TV has TED talks on them (especially as it gave me a legitimate excuse…

    April 26
  • Control the controllables
    life tales

    control the controllables

    Life is stressful. And uncontrollable at times.  Which is a great excuse to let ourselves make make poor choices about our health, our relationships, our happiness and ultimately our success. However, by focusing on the best…

    April 18
  • Lifeline clothing sale
    style tales

    ultimate fashion treasure hunt

    Whilst I am not a massive fan of op shops, I love clothing rummages. I think it’s the limited variety in op shops that has usually been sorted through by so many shoppers before me that I…

    April 17