Holidays are funny things. Up until the last few moments before we set off to the airport, it’s all lettuce leaves, fifteen mile runs and  seven gallons of water an hour. Yet as soon as we’ve gone through customs, we all seem to go hell for leather on the beer and burgers,… View Post

My sister has wanted to visit Rome for about three years now, but every time she plans it, it somehow ends up going tits up and she doesn’t get to go. However, this year, our wonderful mammy decided to include it as part of our summer holiday: we lazed about for a… View Post

I’ll be the first to hold my hands up and admit how lax I’ve been over Easter. Since St. Paddy’s day, I’ve done nothing but eat and drink crap, with barely any exercise thrown in for good measure. I’ve officially run out of excuses: ‘it’s my birthday’, ‘it’s Easter’, ‘it’s… the… View Post

I hate false people. I hate those that put on a fake smile and pretend to be interested in your life when they don’t really give a shit; and, whilst you chat to their glazed-over expression, are probably making a mental note to take the bins out or something.    … View Post