a few of my favourite things

Are we out of the woods yet… ? Although the sheet of dense, white clouds drifting above me right now might suggest otherwise, i can already feel the glistening sun’s eagerness to blast through, brilliantly and defiantly. Yes, i think we can safely say that those dark and dreary winter months are behind us and spring is finally here. Thank … Continue reading a few of my favourite things

coffee & coconuts

How i even contained myself when i came across this trendy little hotspot, i’ll never know. For starters, it’s named after two of my very favourite things in life (who doesn’t love coffee and coconuts?!) Yep, even the very name of this gem-of-a-place seduced me with its appetizing alliteration and enticing evocation of all things tropical and caffeinated. Thankfully, it … Continue reading coffee & coconuts

la mer

After years of drifting by the la mer counter, gazing in true wonderment at all its aquatic splendour, last week i finally plunged into its opulent depths. Yep, oceanic metaphors aside, i have officially purchased my first ever crème de la mer product! This cold weather is making my skin completely unsettled and out of sorts – it actually looks … Continue reading la mer

tropical popical

There’s been some tropical popical topical buzz this week after Golden Globe nominated Irish beauty, Saoirse Ronan, gave a shout-out to the aforesaid Dublin nail bar on the the Ellen DeGeneres Show yesterday. Which reminds me… i visited the tropical-icious salon myself last year when i was visiting my bestie and have been meaning to tell you all about it. Thanks for the … Continue reading tropical popical