“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
On this rainy day in Dublin I am grateful for all the trips I have planned over the next few months to warm and sunny places! I am so excited to explore new cities and countries and to experience new cultures, people, and food. I'm so grateful that I'm finally living in Europe and that… Continue reading 01/03/2017
Today I am grateful for my memories. I'm home sick and spent the day in bed with a cup of tea, and I accidentally split my tea on my laptop keyboard. I spent most of the morning frantically backing up my photos, scared to lose anything. I have thousands of photos on my laptop: some… Continue reading 28/02/2017
Bellissima Roma: architecturally astonishing, abundant in history, and of course home to the world's best pizza, pasta, and gelato. Back in December, my friends Maddy, Julie, and I decided to meet up in this wonderful city. Maddy was coming from Edinburgh, Julie from Paris, and I was coming from Dublin. It seems so crazy that… Continue reading Rome
Hummus is one of my favourite foods. It tastes amazing on almost anything! This time when making hummus, Seán and I decided to make a big batch of it, split it into thirds, add a few more ingredients, and end up with 3 different delicious kinds of hummus! We made classic hummus, beetroot hummus, and carrot… Continue reading Hummus 3 Ways
Today I'm grateful for a lazy morning in bed with a cup of tea and an interesting documentary. It's stormy outside today and I'm grateful I have nothing to do but stay under the warmth of my covers. I'm grateful for a wonderful evening planned with Caroline, making homemade falafel and delicious Buddha bowls. Cooking… Continue reading 25/02/2017
Today I am grateful for a slow morning and a cup of hot coffee. The management bought pizzas for us today in work, and I am so grateful that they special ordered me a delicious vegan pizza! I'm so lucky to have such thoughtful coworkers!