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My Bonnie flew over the ocean

I am sorry that I could not write this sooner, but I did not want my sister to find out I was coming home earlier than planned. I ended up surprising her at dinner before her graduation. Now that I am home in Philly again, I wanted to give some last words and reflections. I […]

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But wait…there’s MOHER

This past weekend I went with AIFS to the Aran Islands and the Cliffs of Moher. Just wanted to give a quick update before I left for an entire week. On Saturday we took a ferry out to Inis Oirr, the smallest island. We were staying at an adorable B&B. We each got a beautiful […]

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The Fam Jam

So in case you couldn’t tell from my Facebook page, my parents and sister came to visit this past Friday and are staying until the next Saturday. On Friday we drove straight to the Cliffs of Moher. These are cliffs off the west coast of Ireland near Galway. They are gorgeous and considered a wonder of […]

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Spice up your life!

Hey everyone! This week at school was Charity Week (Rag Week is what the cool kids call it). There are a bunch of events all week and all proceeds go to charity. What is crazy is that these events are going on during class and there are kids skipping class all day just to participate. (I […]

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I am a certified Guinness pourer

Hello everyone! Again, lots to share! I started this weekend in Limerick. I went with my amazing roommates (Shout out to Lizzy and Laura). We started the day near the Milk Market area and stopped into the cheese shop for some ginger tea and a hot cheese plate. The ginger tea was amazing and led […]

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On Wednesdays we go caving

Hey everyone, if you cannot already tell by my Facebook album, I went caving yesterday. (More pictures to come) When I say caving, I mean legit, wet suit, helmet with a flashlight, crawling through caves caving. The Outdoor Pursuits Club offers caving trips most Wednesday nights and it was great craic! (again using the lingo) […]

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Mingle in Dingle

Hey guys I am sorry that it has taken so long to post again, but there has been so many things going on (not to mention the spotty wifi signal I get everywhere) Ill start with the beginning of the week… Tuesday: It was international food night at Stables. People from different countries bought home […]

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Cooking with no microwave

I didn’t think I would experience culture shock until it happened. Turns out I have no hot water, a microwave, toaster oven or coffee maker. (I know what you are thinking…first world problems) If any of you know me that well, you know that I cannot cook. My skills included placing things in the microwave […]

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Freshman year all over again

Sorry it’s been such a long time, but here are the updates! This past Sunday I had time to walk around the city of Limerick. A bus from campus takes you straight there. I had one of the best meals of life (posted below). It was a beef and Guinness stew! On the side is […]

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London and the start of Ireland

So just to update everyone we spent 3 days and 2 nights in London and arrived in Limerick, Ireland safely two days ago. We arrived at the London airport bright and early not knowing a sole trying to find our way through. Once the driver dropped us off at the hotel we wandered around a […]

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