#76 – Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Dublin

I crossed something off my Before 30 list this week. #76 Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Dublin. Ireland is a small country with big history. According to Google, Ireland's population is sitting at 4,487,000 and the size of the country is 84,421 km². To give you some perspective, Canada's population is 34,482,779 and the size of the…

How to become a Dublin “local” in under a week.

It's official. I am a Dublin local. How, you ask? I am renting a flat, I have a job, I have a phone, I walk when the light is red, and I've ventured away from Temple Bar and Grafton Street. Here's how I settled into Dublin in five days: Step 1: Mobile phone Before you…

You never know when a stranger will change your life

wait·ing/ˈwātiNG/ Noun: The action of staying where one is or delaying action until a particular time or until something else happens. "Waiting" is a word that I have become very familiar with this year. I returned to Canada in February with the intention of "waiting" for three months for my new visa to be approved…