Unearthing My Posts On The Sleepover Club Forum

For a period of time in a ‘tweenage’ girl’s life – probably within the age constraints of 11 to 14 ...

Chronicling The Mystery Of SEXXY-SHOO Perfume

A few days ago, while down a ‘continuously clicking on recommended videos in the YouTube sidebar’ rabbit-hole, I found myself ...

Is This The End Of Influencers?

Is This The End Of The Irish Influencer?

‘Influencer’ is a word which at one point could be defined as “a person or thing that influences” – but in ...

The Story Of Elmo, Our Rescue Kitten

The Story Of Elmo Our Rescue Kitten

In Madeira there is a beautiful area called Jardim Do Mar – which translates to ‘garden of the sea’- and ...

I Tried Out Those Useless Magazine Top Tips

I Tried Out Those Useless Reader Tips From “Real Life” Magazines

Trashy “real life” magazines are something usually indulged in reading while sick, or while sitting in a waiting room as someone ...

Anthropomorphizing cereal mascots is one of the many things I enjoy doing. Sure, they're just trying to sell cereal, but more importantly, are they sound

Judging Cereal Mascots On Their Perceived Soundness

Anthropomorphizing cereal mascots is one of the many things I enjoy doing. Sure, they’re all just fictional beings with the ...

Jessica Chastain recently spoke out at the Cannes Film Festival about the 'disturbing' portrayal of women in film, something we need to change.

The Outdated Portrayal Of Women In Film Needs To Change

A few days ago – during the closing press conference for the Cannes Film Festival – Jessica Chastain spoke about ...

Teen Magazines from the 90's are an excellent snapshot into teen life pre the social media age we all know now. Check out this issue of Shout magazine from 1997!

Re-living The 90’s Through A Teen Magazine From 1997

I can’t resist a good dig through all of the old treasure (crap) that lives in my attic. Recently I ...

The older I get the more I feel like MTV reality shows are showcasing the worst our generation has to offer..

MTV UK Reality Shows Perpetuate The Worst Stereotypes

Regularly watching reality tv, particularly on MTV, used to be a vice of mine. Geordie Shore for example, was a ...

The overshadowing of women's appearance in mass media

Dress To Digress – The Focus On Female Appearance And Its Regular Overshadowing Of Political Issues

“People were quick to criticise McCollum over her polished look and I found the tweets quite funny” – some eloquent ...

Brittany Murphy's episode of MTV's 'Diary Of... ' is nostalgic and sad

Blast From The Past – MTV Diary Of Brittany Murphy

Remember when MTV still had decent programming? Their ‘Diary…’ series is one I completely forgot existed until I stumbled across ...

At at a loss for something interesting to read? Try these...

‘The Price Of Nice Nails’ & Other Great Article Suggestions…

Are you looking to break the endless newsfeed scroll and read some interesting articles this week? Take these four: Why ...

Teenage diaries are a time capsule of cringe. Check out mine...

Cringe Along With Me As I Revisit My Teenage Diary

For most girls (and some boys) a diary is a staple part of being a teenager. You’re brimming with so ...

Some things I've been wondering lately...

Questions Asked & Lessons Learned; Vol 1

Exactly how many Instagram followers do you need to have before you can start hawking detox tea, teeth whitening stuff ...

Re-visiting the unique fashion aesthetic of 90's contestants on Supermarket Sweep

Supermarket Sweep Stunners

Ah, Dale Winton’s Supermarket Sweep. One of many classic after school tv shows you’d watch re-runs of while eating your ...

A social experiment in female harassment when seeking work on a popular classified ads site

A Social Experiment On Female Harassment – Seeking Work On Gumtree

Classified Ads site Gumtree is huge in Australia. It’s ingrained as the go-to site to sell your car, look for ...

The advertisement for the Dublin Ghost Bus Tour is hilariously bad

How Is This Ad For The Dublin Ghost Bus Tour Real?

If, like me, you enjoy nothing more than being a satirical little sod and passing comment on some of the ...

The Hallway Art In Our Apartment Building Is Ridiculous

Finding accommodation when living overseas can be tough, especially when living in a city. We all favour privacy but soon ...

Here are some of the quirky things I miss about my Dublin hometown..

5 Things I’ll Admit I Miss About Dublin

As Kimya Dawson once sang: ‘I am the wanderers’ wandering daughter’,  I may have exiled from Dublin and found a ...