This Sh– is Bananas

B-A-N-A-N-A-S! No? Ok. Anyway, I’ve been on a wee bit of a health kick since January. Instead of following a fad diet like I usually do, this time I’ve decided to…

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February Round-Up

1. Beautiful day at the explorer’s tower 2. Enjoying date night at The Old Pharmacy 3. Wandering 4. The Electricity Factory 5. The Caves pay a visit 6 & 7…

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January Round Up!

Let’s face it, I’ve been bloody dismal at updating this here weblog. I’d like to say I’m too busy living my life to actually blog about it, but the truth…

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Pack Your Bags: We’re Going to Berlin!

These were not the words I was expecting to hear at 4am on a Friday morning. But those were the words coming out of James’s mouth. I blinked in the…

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App Review: Clink

Living abroad is great, but it means that I miss out on most of my friends birthdays. Sure, I can send them something from Amazon, but what if I just…


What’s On at Hard Rock Cafe Edinburgh This Winter

I don’t know if I’ve told you this before, but I seriously love the festive season. I’ve got a pair of Rudolph slippers on right now and it’s still November….

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The Time I Tried to Break a Guinness World Record

  On Wednesday night I signed up for a race called the Underrun. Over 2000 people were going, it was going to break a Guinness World Record, and I was…


Hard Rock Cafe Southern & Smoke Launch

When Hard Rock Cafe got in touch with me to ask if I’d like to cover their Southern & Smoke launch, I knew that there was only one man for…

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REVIEW: The Atelier

I was back in Edinburgh for about ten days just there, and oh my god what a whirlwind it was! Thankfully I had a wonderful send-off, spending my last night…


RECIPE: Lisa Faulkner’s Boursin Encrusted Salmon

Celebrities these days. They win one series of Celebrity Masterchef and they think they can cook! The thing is, Lisa Faulkner obviously can cook, and she has the recipe book…