Cork Stuff

Things to do/see in Cork city and county.

Coffee in Cork City: My Top 5 Coffee Spots

  I’ve always been a big coffee person – for a lot of my college life, I was pretty sure that if I got a…

Moving House: Not for the Faint Hearted

I’m sitting writing this in my new apartment, praying that my data package from my iPhone holds out (how much data could a blog post…

The Hell that is House Hunting

All I want is a room somewhere Far away from the cold night air With one enormous chair Oh, wouldn’t it be loverly? Eliza Dolittle,…

A morning of Soft Play – Chuckies Play Centre, Cork

  When you’re at home with a toddler, days can get pretty repetitive. Unless you set up different things to do during the week, it…

House-hunting; changing as life changes

I don’t think anyone honestly likes house hunting in practice. In theory, of course, looking for the perfect place to live, to build a home,…

Foodie Friday: Checking out Box Noodle, Cork

The diet is still on, don’t worry, but some times you have to have a bit of a cheat meal. Lately in Cork, everywhere you…

Call Noah, we may need an Ark in here

We got a little too complacent about that lovely weather. “It’s going to be a great Summer”, we said, licking our Baileys magnums and staring…

Taking Baby Steps and Walking Miles

  We’re getting there. Both me and the little man have been doing a lot of walking lately. We haven’t quite hit the stage of…

Keeping Upbeat; Things I’m Loving At The Moment

Mid-March is upon us, students are stressed, wallets are stretched after the Bank Holiday weekend and we’re all being told not to look straight at…

St Patricks Day 2015 – what are you up to? (Cork Edition)

    It’s that time of year again folks. Paddy Day. Lá le Phadraig. St Patricks Day. (Never St. Pattys Day/Pattys Day. Just NO.) The people…

Buggy Friendly Coffee Spots in Cork City

I live in Cork City Centre, so spend the vast majority of my days wandering in and around the shops and side streets, wielding my…