The Sathya Sai Sanctuary

Nestled in the hills of Sligo, Ireland, is a little piece of donkey heaven. Sathya Sai donkey sanctuary was founded in 1991 to offer a place of refuge to old, neglected, abandoned donkeys from all over Ireland. It is ran by one of the loveliest ladies to ever walk the Earth, who has dedicated herContinue reading “The Sathya Sai Sanctuary”

Visiting Edgar’s Mission

If you haven’t heard about Edgar’s mission and the miracles taking place there, allow me to enlighten you… Edgar’s mission is not for profit, farm animal rescue, seeking a better world for us all. Their motto is: “If we could live happy and healthy lives without harming others, why wouldn’t we?” And what a greatContinue reading “Visiting Edgar’s Mission”

a cruelty free guide to elephants in Thailand

If you’re planning a trip to Thailand and you want the Elephant experience of a lifetime, then you simply must visit the Elephant Nature Park, Chiang Mai. Please be wary of other elephant attractions that exploit and abuse their elephants for customer gratification. If you love animals then do not fund these cruelties. An elephantContinue reading “a cruelty free guide to elephants in Thailand”

My laser eye surgery experience

Even though my colleague at work had told me that her nan went blind after laser eye surgery; even though my doctor had warned me that my eyeballs could collapse if too much of the outer layer was burnt away; even though, on the car ride to surgery, Papa Roach started screaming at me throughContinue reading “My laser eye surgery experience”

Natural Cycles, honest review

I’ve been using the Natural Cycles app and thermometer for almost a year now, and I wanted to write about the pros and cons of natural contraception, in case anyone out there was curious about joining in.   If you have never heard of Natural Cycles, it is an app that allows you to measureContinue reading “Natural Cycles, honest review”

The difference between sanctuaries and zoos

If you are planning a trip to Chengdu, China, please do take the time to visit the Moon Bear Sanctuary. I had the experience of a lifetime there. You need to book in advance. THE MOON BEAR SANCTUARY 17-02-16 We arrived at the Moon Bear Sanctuary at around 10am, where we were greeted by the lovelyContinue reading “The difference between sanctuaries and zoos”