Should there be so much hype surrounding Transition Year? People tell crazy stories from when they were 16, how lucky they were to have done the 4th year in school, and, how much they learned along the way. I am a very curious person and never back down from a challenge, so the solution to... Continue Reading →
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10.....11 MONTHS IN?!?! Silver bells are ringing throughout the city and the aroma of sugar apples and cherry is rippling through every molecule in the air. Christmas is coming and everyone, big and small, is excited about the most special time of the year. But, before... Continue Reading →
Not too long ago, my English teacher tasked me with writing a speech about a world problem as if I were speaking to the world's leaders; something that I was passionate about solving. Growing up watching such motivational people like Ellen DeGeneres and Emma Watson and being thoroughly inspired every day by movements made by... Continue Reading →
Summer is officially over. These four words would have had one of three impacts on you; depending on who you are, you have either read those words and have refused to give up your sweet sunshine daydream, yelled with joy and began making mental notes of everything you need to do in the remainder of... Continue Reading →
The month of September is a busy one for each and every one of us. Personally, I like to see it as a second chance at a new year; yes, January is the beginning of our year on Earth, but September holds so much opportunity.
The National Ploughing Championships is the biggest outdoor event in Europe. As a city girl, I had no idea what to expect when arrangements were made for my school year to attend the opening day on Tuesday the 19th of September. From broken ice cream to a constant game of Marco-Polo, I thought that it... Continue Reading →