The Dublin Doughnut Festival

I don’t know about you guys, but I am a doughnut freak! I simply cannot-get-enough!! I always remember going grocery shopping with mum and if I was really good, I’d get a Superquin Jam Doughnut to eat in the car … Continue reading

Days Out: Powerscourt House & Gardens

Great Irish Houses: Powerscourt House & Gardens “It was a mistake to think of houses, old houses, as being empty. They were filled with memories, with the faded echoes of voices. Drops of tears, drops of blood, the ring of … Continue reading

Tourists in Our Own Town

Sometimes it’s nice to experience your city from the eyes of a tourist and step outside your everyday life for a change.  At some point in your life, be it school or whatever, you will have visited local museums and … Continue reading

Wells House, Gorey, Co.Wexford

I recently visited another one of Ireland’s historical houses, Well’s House in Gorey, Co.Wexford.  We’re so incredibly lucky in this country, to have such magnificent period houses and estates that are all accessible to the public! When asking friends if … Continue reading

The Dublin Horse Show 2015

The Dublin Horse Show has always been on the top of my to to list, I’m not into horse racing but I love jumping and cross country. I’d been going since I was about seven years old when every thing … Continue reading

Killruddery House & Gardens

I have fallen in love, with one of the most beautiful places in Wicklow, Killruddery House & Gardens, situated just between Bray & Greystones, on the Southern Cross Road. Okay, I knew this place existed, I was a huge fan … Continue reading

East Coast Bloggers: At home in House!

  So lastnight saw the birth of #EastCoastBloggers ! I’ve been starting to go to a lot more blogger events as of late, but I arranged a night out with lots of other Dublin based bloggers and you know what? It … Continue reading

VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2015

It’s been another interesting week! Amongst many things going on….., I completed the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon, absolutely surprising myself by running, jogging and wast walking and have qualified to sign up as a jogger next year! (Go me!! lol). … Continue reading

Galway: My top 5 restaurants!

I lived in Galway for several years and being a native Dubliner, my city was calling me home,  marrying another Dub’ sealed my fate and now I’m home permanently. However, if I was asked to describe Galway in less than … Continue reading

Taking the bloat out of spaghetti with ‘Courgetti’!

I’m a lover of pasta, it’s addictive, be it Vermicelli or spaghetti, Rigatoni, Penne or even Orzo, it’s gorgeous! From plain with grated cheese and a dash of lemon juice or full on sloppy Bolognese, I can’t get enough of … Continue reading

Spring Clean; Organise Your Life!

Is it just me or are most of you as secretly obsessed with organizing as I am or is it just that our lives have become more busy, more cluttered and we’re struggling to control it? It seems these days … Continue reading