Q & A with Emer Rutherford from Penneys to Prada

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This issue Irish Blogger and YouTuber Emer Rutherford answers our must know questions on the hottest summer trends, social media pressures and even adds some advice for budding bloggers. Take notes! Q: What inspired you to start your blog? A: As I was finishing school and going into a computer degree, I knew I wouldn’t […]

Moving back home for the summer

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Let’s be honest. No student is ever 100% happy moving home for the summer. Giving up your freedom, not seeing your best friends for months and the lack of Boojum deliveries at the click of a button are some of the main reasons for not wanting to go home. Why on earth would you want […]

Styled by the stars: Aries

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Hello Aries, it’s your month! Focus on your personal development and aiming for the stars. Be daring, be you. Your fellow Aries sisters Emma Watson, Lady Gaga and Reese Witherspoon ignite passion among many women worldwide, and you should follow in their footsteps. Enjoy this month and do it in this stylish number, ideal for […]

French toast for four

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Did you buy too much bread in lead up to the ‘Beast from the East’? Fret not, we have a delicious and easy recipe to help use up all of that bread. Ingredients: 1 egg 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract ½ teaspoon of ground cinnamon 60ml of milk 4 slices of bread Method: Beat the […]

Mary Lou, I hope your day won’t come

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“Tír gan teanga, tír gan anam”. A proverb meaning “a country without a language is a country without a soul”. A proverb most of us have grown up learning in school, but one considered to be true for our country. Ireland is the land of culture. We are our language, we should show our grá […]

Russian curler who failed drug test to be stripped of bronze Olympic medal

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Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive for meldonium in the Winter Olympics 2018.   Formally charged by the Court of Arbitration for Sport, Krushelnitsky is likely to be stripped of his mixed doubles curling bronze medal won alongside his wife Anastasia Bryzgalova.  The banned substance meldonium was also taken by Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova, leading to a 15-month long competition ban.   168 Russian competitors entered the […]

Styled by the stars: Pisces

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It’s your time to shine, Pisces. You breeze through life. Always chill and easy going, your style should be no exception. Try these comfy, casual polka dot tapered leg trousers. They’re available from Pretty Little Thing for just €11.20. You’re a gentle soul that needs a perfect pair of shoes to match. These white flatform […]

Saying “I do” to enduring engagements

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As always, Facebook is full of engagement statuses and posts after the holidays. Whether it was a present under the tree or taking ‘ringing’ in the new year to another level, engagements are inevitable this time of year. Single cynics everywhere ask themselves: is there a need? It’s officially 2018 and the ‘norm’ doesn’t exist […]