Travel

Why booking a j1 is such a painful experience

March 25, 2015

Doing a J1 is easily one of the best decisions a young person can make, however it is possible that during the booking process you will deeply regret that decision. It is a hassle and this is what you should be prepared for.

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What to wear: Internship

March 11, 2015

Like any other final year student, the inevitable fate is looming its ugly head. Our days are finishing up here in DCU, and many of us fear what’s coming next. So what does any undergraduate

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ManTalk: Sexual healing

March 11, 2015

Everyone is always saying use protection when you’re having sex. Everyone. Always. But is it that important? Maybe you don’t trust having the equivalent of a party balloon suction cupping your most valuable area or

Food

Sweet potato brownies

March 11, 2015

This simple and delicious recipe turns one of the most praised superfoods into an all-time favourite treat, the healthy way. There is a lot of talk about the never-ending benefits of sweet potato, so why

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Things to give up for Lent and life

March 11, 2015

The Fear: Some people say that this one is easier said than done, but it is possible. The fear is a self-inflicted pain that none of us need in our lives. Nothing that you did

Food

Cold weather problems

March 11, 2015

In light of the incredibly strange March weather we’ve been getting, there are two tricks that need to be shared. We all know how harmful the cold, dry weather can be for our hair and

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Making the lifestyle change

March 11, 2015

Here is a quick guide for better living: Set yourself goals for semester two: Although we’re one month in, there is still plenty of time to make a change. Whether these are academic goals inspired by

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Bringing back the bob

March 11, 2015

Cutting your hair short is not an easy decision to make and it can be a very daunting idea, you’ve being growing your hair since you were a child, it’s all you know. It is

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Coping mechanisms

February 25, 2015

For many of us, this is our final semester – don’t let stress ruin it and read this article.

Travel

Copenhagen

February 25, 2015

Trying to decide where to visit next? Let us help.

Lifestyle

Man Talk – being a LAD

February 25, 2015

We all love a drink and that’s more than allowed, but have we gone a bit too far?

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NYFW

February 25, 2015

As all the celebs at New York Fashion week had their eyes on the catwalks, we had our eyes on them.

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Clever contouring

February 25, 2015

This year, contouring seems to be where it’s at makeup-wise and if you’re anything like I am, you’ll know it’s not exactly a move for the fainthearted. Get it right and you’ll have yourself looking

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Grammy fashion

February 25, 2015

There were a lot of fabulous fashionable frocks on the Grammys red carpet this year but sadly there were also a lot of absolutely terrible outfits that made me wonder why these people were allowed

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What to wear: Date night

February 16, 2015

Whether it’s your first date, an anniversary or a night out with the girls, the season of love is swiftly approaching and the time to find your perfect outfit is beginning to run out. Whether

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ManTalk: Textiquette

February 16, 2015

Imagine the situation. You’ve just put in the hardest nights work and miraculously it paid off and you managed to swap spit with the bombshell on the dancefloor. The night is coming to a close

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My J1 Experience

February 16, 2015

On the 8th of June last year, me and my two best friends embarked on what turned out to be the most amazing summer of our lives. We bundled into the airport at 6am, nine

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Good fad or plain bad?

February 16, 2015

Fashion trends change with the wind and that’s no surprise to any of us. However some of the things these fashion cats drag in with them can be more than a little questionable. Here are

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DCU Style’s Fashion Week

February 16, 2015

DCU Style Society will host their annual fashion week from the 17th to 19th of February. Each year major cities across the globe celebrate the fantastic fashion houses in the industry. From Burberry in London

Food

Cleantella

February 16, 2015

We’ve battled through the January gloom and emerged from our cocoons, bright-eyed and bushy tailed, ready for spring. However, some of us did better job at sticking to those pesky New Year resolutions than others.

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Top 5 Christmas flicks

December 10, 2014

Love Actually. This movie brings you nicely into the Christmas season with great intertwining storylines during the run up to Christmas. It also leaves you with the heart-warming message that love is all around.  

Food

Festive Christmas Cocktails

December 10, 2014

With everyone’s favourite time of year just around the corner, here are a few seasonal drinks if you (like me), can’t wait to get your Christmas on. Pomegranate Martinis: 50 grams of sugar 170 mls