Snakes & Ladders – my career ladder

January 2014 It looks like I’m getting itchy feet again after only being back in Switzerland for a month. I swear this condition is terminal. I’m starting to see superyacht jobs being advertised for the upcoming season….. I’m being sucked in by Formula One job advertisements despite my distinct lack in any aerodynamic or basic mechanic ...

Bitches Be cleaning

Cleaning. This is my new life. I am now cleaner extroardinaire in no less than 4 establishments, where I am highly commended for my adeptness in all that is spick & span – to spectacular standards. Dust & fingerprints are my krytonite & I don’t mean to sound like I’m big headed but I am ...

The Other Side

I am delighted to report that I have made it to the other side. I have unpacked, settled into my new home, met up with my friends for drinks & contracted altitude related VerbiAids. It happens to even the most seasoned seasonnaire. I have left my native Ireland for my second ski season in Switzerland. I ...

Packing – my personal hell

So here I go, on my travels again. If I give you the impression that I enjoy travelling – please do not be deceived. My family & friends on twitter will tell you that the whole process of packing, getting to the airport, flying & getting to my destination accumulate to an extraordinarily prolific stress ...