Photography: Day of the Dead display

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As someone with a strong Mexican background, I just had to celebrate the Dia de los Muertes or Day of the Dead, a tradition that dates right back to the Aztecs. The traditions of the holiday are wonderfully captured in the Pixar film Coco.

Awards and Other Notifications: 5 Year Bloggerversary

Yep, you’ve guessed it. It’s been five years ago since I set up this blog with this very short post. It’s been a delight to see this blog evolve as it has reflected my continuing development as a person and wider array of interests and passions. It’s also been a pleasure to read your blogs, interact with you and even get the chance to meet some of you in person. Below are my most popular posts in terms of views from my most common categories.

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Line(s) of the Day #StPatricksDay

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There are many good reasons for drinking, 
One has just entered my head. 
If a man doesn’t drink when he’s living, 
How in the hell can he drink when he’s dead?

Happy St Patrick’s Day everyone. Ireland is a wonderful country and I hope those who haven’t been get a chance to visit. Celebrating the Emerald Isle, you can find an Ireland film quiz here, a review of the Guiness Storehouse here, a review of Dublin Park and Pheonix Park here and a Gr8at of Kilmainham Gaol here. Not to mention some of the best quotes from Ireland’s finest comedy Father Ted.

Awards and Other Announcements: Two Year Bloggersvesary!

It’s now been two years since I set this blog up. Yay! In that time I’ve extended the blog far more than I ever thought I would and through the blogging community found so many other wonderful sites.  Thank you for all your support, feedback and likes/comments. Interacting with you all is one of the great pleasures of having this blog. On that note, please feel free to ask whatever question(s) comes to mind that you’d like to ask me and I will answer them in a later post.

Two Years

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