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Atom Smashers and Potato Chippers: Scientific Dublin

Oh boy, am I tired. Not only because I woke up at 5:30 am to get the airport, though that’s certainly part of it. It’s the 10 miles I walked today while learning about the advancements in Ireland that took place over the course of centuries, spanning from Medieval battles over books to the invention of barbecue chips. 625 more words

McIlroy and Horizon Sports Management fail to reach agreement

Rory McIlroy and his former agent, Horizon Sports Management, based in Dublin, have failed to reach an agreement in a legal dispute over fees.

The world number one is suing his former agent and two other companies – Gurteen Limited and Canovan Management Services. 245 more words


Curious about Counselling?

When I meet new people and tell them I am a psychotherapist I am always blown away by how interested people are. I get so many questions about the process and what it’s like. 259 more words


Ring of Kerry

Over the weekend I took a lovely weekend trip to my new favorite location in Ireland, The Ring of Kerry. My friend, Clare, and I took a train from Dublin on Friday evening to Killarney located in the west of Ireland. 385 more words


Lost in Translation

I’ve studied French for a total of 10 years, 6 years at secondary school and 4 years at university, with one of those years spent studying and living in France. 543 more words

The day I found out I was moving to a different country and why I was not excited.

“I can’t think of anything that excites a greater sense of childlike wonder than to be in a country where you are ignorant of almost everything.” … 455 more words