About me

Oh Hey! I'm Alice, I'm 22 and I'm from Belfast. Welcome to my corner of the internet!
I took a trip to the mountains with my friends over the weekend. We climbed Slieve Donard in the Mourne Mountains which is the tallest mountain in Northern Ireland but in the grand scheme of things, it's not very tall! Being in nature and being in the mountains is always said as being a great place It took us almost 7 hours to get up and down to think so that being said I did a lot of thinking up in the mountains.

Some Thoughts From The Mountains

I took a trip to the mountains with my friends over the weekend. We climbed Slieve Donard in the Mourne Mountains which is the tallest mou...

The £5(ish) foundation that you need in your life!

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Hamilton is on Disney+ but how does it compare?

If there's one thing that I was most excited about during quarantine it was the release of Hamilton on Disney+! I'm a musical theatr...

Books I Read in June 2020

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My Favourite Eyeshadow Palettes

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Why You Need to Know About Madlug

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First Time in the USA: Cape Cod

This time three years ago I was just back from my first ever trip to the United States. Growing up America always seemed so far away and som...

four black written novels that I've read and loved

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24 Hours Without My Phone

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not your usual netflix binge list

Obviously with us all being stuck inside at the minute, we're increasingly turning to everyone's quarantine best friend, Netflix. I ...

How I'm Keeping Busy Post Uni

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Anthems I'm Currently Proclaiming (During Lockdown)

You know those songs that speak directly into your situation and just WRECK you (like these ones I shared a few months ago). Now that we&#...

48 Hours in Portugal

In May 2018 I made a very fleeting visit to Portugal. This was my first time ever visiting the Iberian peninsula (I'm still yet to make ...

staying sane whilst staying in

*THIS POST CONTAINS GIFTED ITEMS* Being stuck inside all day can really take a toll on your mental health. Even as an introvert it can be...