We missed week 16 because I was coming up with a game plan for how I was going to be a better anti-racist person. It's an on-going process, it will always be an on-going process, but I didn't feel like sharing what feels like my very trivial day to day given how genuinely shit and [...]
"Ways of Seeing" by John Berger is a book that was recommended to my Journalism Masters class back during the good old college days. The days of very low bank balances, much cous cous and even more cheap cider. I am reminded of this book because my mom was going through my bookshelf to find [...]
As my millions of readers, (very few readers) may have noticed, there was no blog last week. I could blame this on the fact that 13 is an unlucky number. I could blame it on my horoscope, but I'll refrain and save that for another time (hangover) in the future. The real reason there was [...]
This week is all about how to talk about weight during lockdown and further afield.
Week eleven is all about the stages of lockdown. Which stage are you?
Week ten has me talking about feeling anti-zen.
Sometimes, even though you love someone more than carbs, and boy do I love carbs, you might have a different idea of what you want a year to look like. 2020 has been that year of gentle disagreement, between my fella and I. 2020 to date has been the year of moving, shaking for me, [...]
In this week's instalment, I share the life lessons I have learned since moving to Melbourne, Australia.
I was on the phone with one of my best friends last night while she was making extremely bougie looking nachos. She said she wanted to pretend she was having brunch out in Dublin. We were chatting about aspects of our personality that we thought could do with some improvement. “I don’t think I’m that adventurous, [...]
Week six discusses the development of the coronavirus pandemic in Melbourne Australia, including new regulations brought in this week and the ways in which we can adapt to the new normal that is life with coronavirus.