V by Very Blog Awards 2017

I haven't been blogging very long, I am nothing if not inconsistent with it and I had, before last week, attended a grand total of one blogger event. But somehow I had slipped through the cracks and slithered all the way on to the list of finalists for the V by Very Blog Awards 2017, … Continue reading V by Very Blog Awards 2017


Hot Milk: The Book not the Beverage

They say you can't judge a book by its... instagram likes - but I think marketing gurus everywhere may beg to differ. Personally, I picked up Hot Milk by Deborah Levy solely because of its inclusion in a wonderfully curated flatlay by Alex Stedman aka @thefrugality, a current girl crush of mine - #influenced!!! Hey, … Continue reading Hot Milk: The Book not the Beverage

Once to Ballybunion…

Today we have another instalment in what could be termed a "Highlights of Kerry" series. Regular readers will recognise that this isn't really a challenging remit... especially when the sun shines brightly and the Kingdom's jewels twinkle happily in iridescent light. It was on one such day we took a leisurely road trip to Ballybunion, … Continue reading Once to Ballybunion…

Taste of Dublin – what keeps me coming back?

The Iveagh Gardens in the sun are the perfect setting to celebrate Irish food and increasingly Irish booze. And for the fourth year running, the sun shone brightly on the Saturday afternoon session that the girls and I chose to attend, making it yet again my favourite day of the year so far. So what … Continue reading Taste of Dublin – what keeps me coming back?