Experience Life: Embrace Other Cultures

When my time in Berlin is over (if that ever happens) one thing I will be forever thankful for is how it has allowed me to become more open to other cultures. I used to think I knew a lot about other cultures when I still lived in Ireland, but in reality I was quite … Continue reading Experience Life: Embrace Other Cultures

Cork, Hurling and the Great Dónal Óg Cusack

Today I offer to you just one singular quote as I feel that is all this post needs. Some of you may remember me writing a couple of weeks ago about the All Ireland Hurling Final. Well, today is the replay so I thought I would reflect something with a connection to the game in … Continue reading Cork, Hurling and the Great Dónal Óg Cusack

Irish Sports and the Outside World

If living outside of your home country does anything for you, it makes you more patriotic. I certainly found that yesterday when I spent the last official day of summer (it had to have been - today is lashing) sitting in a pub watching the All Ireland Hurling Final. Of course, I wouldn't just watch … Continue reading Irish Sports and the Outside World