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Your very own slice of 'La Belle Vie'!

Just €365,000 will buy you your very own slice of La Belle France! Situated an hour’s drive south of the famous Bordeaux wine region and a couple of hours drive east of the beautiful beaches of Biarritz, this renovated 19th century farmhouse offers the perfect hideaway. 17 more words

Why Canada?

“Why Canada?” Or rather, “Why not Australia?”

These are two of the most common questions we’ve been asked since we started the immigration process in 2013.   767 more words


7 things only Irish Mammys do

So being Irish means we love our Ma to bits. She gave us life, lifts to the disco, countless Sunday dinners and the back of the hand when we needed it most. 491 more words


Going back to basics: doing what makes you happy

The last six months has felt rushed and stressful. It’s gone by in a flash and I don’t know exactly what I have to show for it. 932 more words

5am: I am a potential vampire with hoarding tendencies.

I have just recently become convinced that I am, in fact, a vampire, werewolf or any other creature of the night. I find it increasingly impossible to fall asleep and when I finally do, I wind up sleeping through the entire day. 510 more words

Personal Ramblings

The Power of Frau: How the German language gives feminists one less thing to worry about

When I first moved to Germany at the age of 21, I was a reluctant ‘Miss’. Soon after, I became a liberated Frau.

Whether I was arranging foreign health insurance, moving phone contracts or cancelling video rental cards, one reccurring question dominated by bureaucratically fraught decision to emigrate: 324 more words


Ahhh, the dreamers...

As if I wasn’t behind enough on this blog already, we have news… Looks like we’re off again…!

So, after a little under a year in Shanghai, it seems the dreamers are already off on another fungventure….! 453 more words