Beauty · Experience · New York · Travel

The Unanticipated Drama and Trauma of a Spa Day

I feel obliged to share this extremely traumatising event, that I have partially blocked out of my mind but unfortunately don’t think I’ll ever really be able to forget. The root of the experience lies in a seemingly economical Groupon deal. “$25 for spa day”? A paltry fee for access to a spa with unlimited… Continue reading The Unanticipated Drama and Trauma of a Spa Day

Experience · Fashion · Travel

Pilgrimage to Penneys: Why a 5 hour journey across the US was worth it

As the saying goes – you can take the girl out of Ireland, but you can’t take Ireland out of the girl. I might live in the fashion capital of New York, but my heart still yearns for Penneys. Sure the Big Apple has Madison Avenue boutiques and hip East Village thrift stores, but there… Continue reading Pilgrimage to Penneys: Why a 5 hour journey across the US was worth it

Festival · Music · Travel

Forget The Flower Crowns, What’s Coachella Really About?

Picture Electric Picnic with sunburn and sand – this is how the quintessential Californian festival compares to our homegrown offerings. If you think about it – the concept of a festival is very strange; essentially packing a diverse community of people into a confined space with limited amenities for a weekend, trusting that their combined… Continue reading Forget The Flower Crowns, What’s Coachella Really About?