All posts tagged body



The body positivity movement has brought some considerable changes to attitudes, but not all of them are positive. I am not against the movement. However, I sense a backlash – […]


Growing Pains or a Quarter-life Crisis?

This year my life turned into a grotesque mixture of back-to-back deadlines, big decisions, constant stress, lack of sleep, and the explosive questions running over and over again in my […]


The BIG Review: The Black Cat Cabaret.

Naughty. Dark. Funny. These are the three ingredients which make The Black Cat Cabaret a show to remember. When you think of the word ‘cat’, you might think of the […]

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No Sex, No Problem!

Everything is about sex these days. You can’t even open a magazine without seeing an advertisement with a half-naked woman (which says something about our treatment of women in media, […]

Photo Credit: Nicole Brownfield

Ballie Ballerson: adult ball pit and bar.

It is official, as of next month I will no longer be a teenager. That’s right, I will be reaching the ripe old age of twenty. However, I must admit […]



If you are looking for somewhere that serves delicious food and showcases live entertainment, then you need look no further than: ‘Kenza’. Kenza serves authentic Lebanese and Middle Eastern cuisine, […]

We Need To Talk About Food

When someone says the word ‘relationships’, it sets off a stream of images of romance, couples, even friendships, but what has recently arrested my attention is people’s relationships with food. Supermarkets are […]

Has the Fashion industry changed? Or is it still the era of the size zero?

“You’ve got to be s******* me, Zara!”   This exaltation of frustration came from the Irish Radio presenter, Muireann O’Connell, at the beginning of last month. Her tweet was sent […]


Pro-Life? Pro-Choice? Pro-What?

Abortion is a very contentious issue at the moment. With Donald Trump enforcing restrictions that have a global effect, with more than 3,400 Irish women travelling to the UK for legal abortions in 2015, and Poland’s recent attempts to try […]