Hello! Can you believe Matt and I have already been here a month? I can't. It somehow feels like we've been here forever and we've just arrived at the same time. It's been an adventure so far! From arriving and finding a place to live and getting registered with immigration and setting up taxes and [...]
SLANG (noun): A type of language consisting of words and phrases that are regarded as very informal, are more common in speech than writing, and are typically restricted to a particular context or group of people. If you do a quick google search, you'll discover that the official languages of Ireland are Irish and English. While [...]
It is SO windy today. I'm on the train as we speak, but my bike ride from work to the station was absolutely mad. I was practically blown away. But, I'm safe and sound and warm on the DART, the wifi signal is surprisingly strong, and I'm sipping on a flat white, so I figured [...]
Killiney is quickly becoming one of my favorite places, and I wanted to tell you all about it. It's so peaceful and it's so close to the ocean, you can't help but feel at ease. If you're ever in Dublin, you have to visit! To set the scene: Old, moss-covered stone walls line the streets. [...]
Hola mi amigos! Boy oh boy. This week has been full of exciting developments. Not only did Matt and I move into our new home, but I also started my new job! Everything has just fallen into place so well so far and I feel so absolutely blessed to be here. Moving to a new [...]
Dia dhuit!! My first week in Ireland is coming to a close, and all I can say is WOW. Everything here is so wonderful - I literally can't get over how much I love my new home. I don't even know where to begin. I guess I'll start with the weather? It's a perfect 60 degrees [...]
Exactly four short weeks from today, I'll be hopping on an Aer Lingus flight from LAX to Dublin, Ireland. I'll be saying goodbye to the dusty dessert and hello to the rainy, lush greenery of Ireland.