The third installment of my 'Why I Admire...' series is focused on Victoria Beckham. Victoria is somebody I have admired from my younger days and she was always my favourite Spice Girl. As I grew older, my admiration continued to grow no matter how hard the media tried to portray as a hard, cold woman. … Continue reading Why I Admire……Victoria Beckham
Anybody who know me well will know that I absolutely love food. Cooking food, eating food, reading about food, talking about food - anything to do with food. While usually the discussion stems from what I had for dinner, I thought today I would bring you some more intellectual thoughts about food. Enjoy! What is … Continue reading Food: Providing A Full Stomach And A Source Of Identity
While wandering aimlessly through the internet I found this wonderful article entitled 'We long for sunshine but we're still happiest in the rain' where the author hypothesizes that the Irish only like the idea of sunshine but not the real thing. I couldn't agree more. I must admit that I am more of a winter … Continue reading Rain, rain, go away?
Finding a place in life can be tough. I mean really tough. Unless of course you are one of those people born with a destiny. I think this is rare though. Not all of us can be actors or pop stars. Very few people are born destined to be an accountant. What do you though … Continue reading To bear is to conquer our fate
Anybody who knows me well will be very aware of the fact that I am not any way inclined a sporty person. I don’t even really like to watch sport so needless to say the excitement of the Olympics was destined to pass me by. As I live in Berlin, all my television channels are … Continue reading Why I Admire……The Olympics
While trying hard to organize my life and future lately, I have spent a lot of time thinking about the people whom I admire and the reasons why. These people are not all celebrities; most of them ordinary people such as I who I have encountered throughout my life. I have also spent quite some … Continue reading Why I Admire……Jedward!
This week saw another encounter with a complete crazy ass on the public transport. Luckily for me, my level of attraction for these types of people are not so stong. They sit in the same train cart as me but I do not have much direct contact with them. This guy looked relatively normal, or … Continue reading Crazy People #2
As you may have gathered from many of my posts, I am a big fashion lover! I try to embrace all different styles and trends and this has led me to having a slightly excessive wardrobe! I don't just like to buy and wear clothes myself though. I get equal enjoyment from shopping for others or just randomly … Continue reading Old School Fashion
Whether you think it is a good or a bad thing, I seem to encounter numerous crazy people during my everyday encounters in Berlin. Some may be funny, some sad, some scary, but the one thing they have in common is that they make for a hell of a good story. Therefore, I thought I would document … Continue reading Crazy People – #1
Hello my lovely blog readers! I am back following a lovely week back home in Ireland. I really enjoyed my time back home and it was hard to settle back in to life in Berlin again. In fact, I predict that it will be hard for the next couple of weeks. It has gotten easier … Continue reading Holiday Haul!