I Moved To Ireland

So, I moved to Ireland! I’ve been here only about eight days now, and I must say it has been one crazy week! One of my resolutions this year was to write a blog post every week, and as you can see, I haven’t quite gotten off on the right foot! I’ve been so busy here, as well as being sick for a few days, so the blog has gotten pushed back a couple days! 

When I got to the airport the girls greeted me with hugs and  a big “Welcome Kaite” sign. It was actually the cutest thing ever! They also got a cake to celebrate, so when we got to the house we sang “Happy Birthday” (they knew it well so why not hah) and helped me blow out the candles. img_0039img_0038img_0064

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I brought my polaroid camera with me and the girls have really loved playing with it! I snapped this cute pic of two of them the other day and they got so excited to watch it pop out of the camera and wait for it to develop!
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Not the best photo, but this is a church I pass by whenever I take the girls to the library. It’s soooo amazing!!

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It’s so different here, and definitely not what I had expected! I must say when I heard it was going to be 40 degrees I was happy because hey, where I’m from that’s not so bad! But here the climate is so wet, which makes 40 degrees feel much much colder:( It’s going to take some getting used to, but I’ll manage.

I planned on going into Dublin to meet a friend on Friday and Saturday, but I ended up getting sick early Friday morning so I decided to stay home for the weekend. There’s not a whole lot to do here, especially when you don’t really know anyone, so I ended up just going shopping at the mall one day! I’ve discoverd Primark/Penneys which is pretty much an Irish Forever 21! The shopping center being only a ten minute walk away could be dangerous….will power Kaite, will power!

I have plans to do some fun things next weekend so hopefully I will have a new post up with some pictures soon! I’m also going to try and take more photos of my day to day life here. I know sometimes it doesn’t seem that interesting to me because I see it every day, but I know everyone back home doesn’t get to experience it like I do. So I will try and take so pics of my “ordinary” for you guys and hopefully you’ll get to see what an average week looks like for me here!

It’s been a huge adjustment moving to Ireland, but I know this place will quickly grow on me! Please feel free to leave a comment or ask a question, I would love to hear from you all. Thanks for stopping by the blog!

Love, Kaite.