5 New Year’s Resolutions Ideas for Self Love

Happy New Year beautiful! No matter what kind of year you had in 2018, it’s time to draw a line under it and move into 2019 as best you can. If you’re like me and find that setting resolutions helps you to to focus your mind on what you want to achieve in the next…

New Years Resolutions; Why I Still Believe in Them

Omg, how is it New Year’s Eve once again? On the one hand, I feel as though 2018 was the longest year of my life. It seems like much more than just 12 months ago that I sat down on the couch opposite Ryan Tubridy on The Late Late Show. But, on the other hand…

My Body & Me With Rebecca Flynn

Rebecca, who you may know as @flynnfluencer, was one of the first friends I made through my Instagram account. Way back in March 2017, Rebecca and I met amid the hustle and bustle of hair and make up on a swimwear shoot we were modelling in for The Sunday Independent. The magazine was doing a…

My Body & Me With Gill

You might know Gill better as her alias, @sciencesnapstories. She began on Snapchat, sharing her scientific knowledge about almost everything you could possibly think of with her avid followers, but soon moved over to Instagram as her primary platform. Why do I follow Gill? Well honestly, I follow Gill because she legitimizes my beliefs. For…

My Body & Me With Sarah Hanrahan

So, for the second edition of this series of My Body & Me I’m interviewing Sarah Hanrahan, who you may know better as @i_come_undone on Instagram. Anyone who follows me will know that Sarah is one of my top 3 favorite Irish influencers. Separating herself from the influencer pack, Sarah’s content is a mixture of…

My Body & Me with Niamh Maher

Yay! It’s time to kick off the latest series of My Body & Me. I first introduced this feature to my blog at the beginning of the year and interviewed some incredible women like Rosemary Mc Cabe, Sophie White and Denise Smith. I’m kicking off this new series of the feature with an interview with…

Skincare as Selfcare – My Love Affair With LUSH

So I was scrolling through my phone today, deleting old photos and videos, when I came across a video that I made MONTHS ago for a blog post I planned to write. I had spoken a lot about why I love the skincare bran Lush so much, and a few of you asked me to…

Meditation for Beginners – 3 Tips to Begin Your Practice

Meditation is something that we’re hearing more and more about these days. While in the past it was seen as something a bit “nonsensey”, today it has become mainstream. This is mainly thanks to the mindfulness movement, and the toned down, less evangelical version of mediation it promotes. As a result of this, attitudes towards…

My Return to Therapy – What I’ve learned so far

You may or may not have read my blog post from back in September in which I talked about the fact that I was going back to therapy after almost two years. In that blog post I talked about my reasons for going back, and what I was hoping/expecting to get out of it this…

These Instagram Accounts Could Change Your Life

Everyone loves to blame social media for everything that’s wrong with the world today, don’t they? Well I’ve got news for you; Social media isn’t the source of all evil. Or, at least, it doesn’t have to be! I used Instagram to transform my relationship with my body, and you can too. But Instagram isn’t…

Develop Your Personal Style: 3 Steps to Being Braver With Fashion

I regularly have followers ask me on Instagram about how I developed my personal style. I absolutely love fashion now, but I didn’t always. I used to see fashion as just another reminder of all of the things that were “wrong” with my body. I saw it as something I could never be a part…