Last week Ireland was covered by a thick blanket of snow. The Beast From The East and storm Emma took care of it. Fluffy snowflakes were slowly falling to the ground, the sort that they draw in cartoons. They were replaced by more snowflakes being blown pretty much parallel to the ground as wind picked … More That uncommon thing, the common sense
‘My year of not buying (cough*trying not to buy*cough) any new clothes has reached its end on the 1st of October. I know, you can’t say I’m timely in my reporting back. I can’t blame it on the fact that I have fallen short of my resolutions few times during the year. I can’t say … More Out with the old…
Ugh is the perfect word to describe how I felt in the last 3 months. My year of challenging myself to not buy any new clothes was coming to the last few months. I had few posts lined up. And I hit a brick wall. Hard. Not because I failed (although I did, of … More Ugh
Oh, hi! Yep, it’s me. Yeah, still alive. Yes, back from the total silence. Life in 2017 has been interesting so far. I can proudly say I am finished with college. Done and dusted. Last assignment graded, we all are just waiting for final score and graduation. Blood, sweat and tears, and occasional fully … More Hello again & ‘Overdressed’ by Elizabeth L. Cline
In a hindsight – this probably should have been my second post on the blog. If I’m not to buy any new clothes for a year, wouldn’t it be great to start with knowing what I have to work with? Better late than never though, so I made a pot of tea and spent few … More Clothes, clothes everywhere, nor any piece to wear
It’s just a calendar, it’s just a number. Technically, nothing in our lives has changed from 23:59 on 31st of December. Yet relief I felt when I woke up yesterday morning was overwhelming. Personal life dramas were only intensified by what was happening in the world, from atrocious terrorist attacks across the globe to Brexit, … More Hello 2017!
What a month! Work and college, college and work, with a bit of sleep in between. As you can guess, it has been a busy time. And boy, was I not prepared for it. Apart from not buying new things (still going strong, haven’t even bought anything second-hand in these 2 months), I do aim … More Falling and failing