lifestyle

The next chapter

Life has a funny way of working out at just the right time, doesn't it? Nearly eight weeks ago I wrote a blog post titled Why am I sad about turning 25? which perfectly described the anxiety I was facing while approaching my quarter-life-crisis. At the time I was jobless, after having spent four full… Continue reading The next chapter

Book Reviews

Once, Twice, Three times an Aisling is the tonic I needed during lockdown

As always, but especially during lockdown, it was a pure joy to return to the beloved 'Aisling' series for the third time, with 'Once, Twice, Three times an Aisling' by Emer McLysaght and Sarah Breen. Reading about Aisling and all of her shenanigans is like sitting down with an old friend you haven't seen in… Continue reading Once, Twice, Three times an Aisling is the tonic I needed during lockdown

lifestyle

Why am I sad about turning 25?

As I sit here, typing away on the eve of my 25th birthday, I can't help but feel a deep sense of apprehension and disappointment. While I've never really been a fan of my birthday and getting older, this one hits differently for some reason. What is it about this specific age and milestone which… Continue reading Why am I sad about turning 25?