Not all statements need be big – A necklace from ReRa’s Workshop.

The trend that is statement necklaces – huge, blingy, weighty, causing your neckmuscles to knot kind of necklaces – seems to be going strong still, but I’ve discovered something precious. It’s called quality. So rather than shopping for said ginormous collars, I prefer the smaller, simpler things. Besides, where does it say you have to…

Monday Morning Scribbles – I Still Get Goosebumps

Whenever I hear Aoife perform this song. Definetely one of my personal faves when me and a friend went to see her in Ballyshannon last year. Oh, we had both rain and shine, and I was glad to have brought my comfy touristy sweater and a “flimsy scarf” which were pretty much all keeping me…

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!

Hope yous had a great day. Personally, I’ve been ill with a nasty cold since wednesday, and after volleyball practice, writing an exam, work, and two days of celebrating I’ve finally capitulated and resigned to the sofa, rather than attending another concert in a stuffy, noisy room where I wasn’t even likely to find a…

Green Smoke

St. Patrick’s may seem like nothing more than an excuse to drink, just like Valentine’s has become a way for The Man to make us buy hearts and chocolates and the like. To me, it’s about having fun with my friends and playing music, and I’ve been doing so for the past eight years. Regardless…

Going For Gold On Saint Patrick’s Day

First up of my looks for the coming weekend, is a green-and-gold, using the lovely Theodora palette. As usual I start with a clean face and UDPP in Eden. I LOVE that primer, as it doubles as a concealer. Ok, so it’s not that heavy and thick, but it’s great for evening out the skin…

Upcoming!

I don’t make a secret of my celebrating St Patrick’s day, even though I’m not Irish. I wear green, I play Irish traditional music, and I hang out with anyone who will join me for one of my fave holidays of the year. This one time, at band-camp… When in Nicaragua we got together a…