Coming Home

This post will be short and sweet as I just want to check in with you all and give you an update on how life is. On August 26th I hopped on a plane to Canada. It was my first solo trip abroad and my first time living in a different country. It was my [...]

Canada | Craigdarroch Castle

Craigdarroch Castle is a Designated National Historic Site and coined 'Canada's Castle'. Being from Ireland and with all the castles that we have in the country, I just knew I had to visit this place. Craigdarroch Castle was built for Robert Dunsmuir, a Scottish immigrant coal baron. The castle was finally completed in 1890. Robert and [...]

Canada | Victoria Photo Essay

Victoria is a beautiful Canadian city situated on Vancouver Island. As the capital of British Columbia it boasts marine wildlife, Victorian architecture, First Nations culture, and so much more. Victoria holds a special place in my heart and I think you'll understand why from these pictures. Have you visited Victoria? What did you think of [...]

Farewell Quiet Man

Well it's the end of an era. Monday is my last day working in The Quiet Man Museum. I still can't quite wrap my head around the fact that I'll be finishing up and moving to Canada. I don't know where the last three summers went to; time flies when you're having fun. I've certainly [...]