Today I am grateful that I am living in Ireland. I can't believe that exactly a year ago Seán was visiting me in Vancouver, and now I'm here in Dublin! I absolutely love living in Dublin. The Georgian buildings and winding streets make me feel as though I'm living in a fairytale, not to mention the many castles… Continue reading 14/03/2017



Today I am grateful for my discovery of a wonderful little Asian market just down the road from my apartment! I got so many good things like tofu, miso paste, tahini, and best of all - sriracha! Vancouver is a very multicultural city with a large Asian population so I took it for granted to… Continue reading 13/03/2017


When You Move Abroad For Love

“So what brought you to Dublin?” I get asked this question a lot. Because of this, I’ve got a few different responses depending on who I’m talking to. The logical and professional response: “I love traveling and have always wanted to live in Europe and it’s easy for Canadians to get a visa in Ireland,… Continue reading When You Move Abroad For Love



Today I'm grateful for life's serendipitous moments. Due to rain, wind, snow, and hail (classic Dublin) we had to cancel our plans and instead spent the day at Seán's house hanging out with his family, watching the rugby match, and making 3 types of delicious hummus: classic, beet, and carrot&courgette (recipes soon to come!). All… Continue reading  12/10/2017


Oops I Forgot To Blog – Part Two

Well, it happened again. Life got busy and I forgot to blog. Between settling into a new country, a new job, and a new life really, I just couldn't find the time. But I'm back now and I plan to actually post a bit- new year new me and all that. I've had an exciting… Continue reading Oops I Forgot To Blog – Part Two


Closing The Distance

  Closing the distance. That's the end goal for every long distance relationship. The day where you no longer have to get in a car or a plane to see each other. You're finally together! It's been about two weeks since I got on a plane to Dublin with my one way ticket and I'm… Continue reading Closing The Distance