Author Archives: sarah

How lucky am I to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard…

You know what they say, all things must come to an end. I am so sad that I’m sitting writing my last blog as a MF Scholar. 12 blogs later and I am still so grateful and humbled to have been chosen to be a scholar in the first place. When I first applied I […]

Posted on 28 Sep 2015 by Sarah Allan


Open your heart and be thankful.

August blog… already! I can’t believe how fast this past month flew in. One last day of August, and then I say goodbye to yet another fabulous summer. I’m currently sitting in the back seat of our car, with very little elbow room, and even less leg space. The car is filled to capacity with […]

Posted on 01 Sep 2015 by Sarah Allan


An Inspiring week with Inspiring People!

  Hello again my MFF’s. It’s that time of the month again, my favourite time of the month… blogging time! And I can’t wait to share this one with you, because I just had yet another amazing week at the MF Donegal camp this summer!   This time last week I was so excited for […]

Posted on 31 Jul 2015 by Sarah Allan


“A candle doesn’t lose any light by helping to light another”

So it’s now June, oh how time flies! It’s been more than a month since I moved back to Donegal for the summer. And I just received my results on Friday, I passed everything so I guess I’ll be heading back to Galway in September! I can’t believe how quick my 1st year at college […]

Posted on 23 Jun 2015 by Sarah Allan


May blog – So long, farewell…

Hello again! It’s that time of the month again! But this time I’m posting from Donegal as I am home for the summer, I know I can’t believe it either. My 1st year in NUIG is officially over and I have moved out of Dunaras for good. This month I have made a video of […]

Posted on 26 May 2015 by Sarah Allan


April blog – The 8 types of people you’ll meet in college!

APRIL BLOG Firstly, CATCH UP TIME! Since I was last speaking to you my momma had a very special birthday! We had the best time celebrating, and she was surprised by my secretly very sentimental Daddy when he flew my two older brothers Seán and Eoin (and their other halves) home for the weekend! It […]

Posted on 24 Apr 2015 by Sarah Allan


6 life lessons college had taught me!

Throughout your life people will constantly try to give you advice and teach you lessons about anything and everything like “never skip breakfast” and “forgive and forget”. More often than not we don’t pay attention to these little lessons because they’re just not relevant. Sometimes you have to learn these lessons for yourself based on […]

Posted on 27 Mar 2015 by Sarah Allan


#20HappyDays!

Hola! Well, it’s my favourite time of the month again… BLOGGING TIME. This month ive decided to do something different, #20HappyDays! During summer 2014 I decided to take part in a social media phenomenon called #100HappyDays. This is an initiative which promotes positive mental health and makes you start noticing things that make you happy […]

Posted on 02 Mar 2015 by Sarah Allan


A heart-breaking goodbye to semester 1.

Well its official… semester 1 is over, exams are over are over and I’m sitting in front of a lovely fire at home in Donegal with my family. Dunaras has been evacuated for the month. So for this blog I decided to do something different. I’m sharing the best memories from my first semester through […]

Posted on 23 Dec 2014 by Sarah Allan


Time flies when you’re having fun!

Well you know what they say, time flies when you’re having FUN! It’s crazy to think that I’m now going into my 14th week of college (aka, study week for the dreaded exams!!!!!!) Three months later and the whole experience still feels so new and exciting. So, I suppose I’ll share with you all how […]

Posted on 02 Dec 2014 by Sarah Allan