Everyone knows I’ve got a bit of a candle collection, but let me introduce you to the new kid on the block. This fresh linen candle is from the lovely folk at the charming candle company*. Burns cleanly and smells divine! Plus it’s soy wax, so non-toxic to animals and great for storing things once… Continue reading Review | Charming Candles
Right at the end of Stockbridge high street you’ll find the Scran & Scallie, a Bib Gourmand awarded gastropub. It came highly recommended by Patrick’s friend who studied up in Edinburgh, and a recommendation always counts for a lot. Spoiler: it doesn’t disappoint! As we scanned the menu we got bread in a little muslin cloth… Continue reading Scran & Scallie, Edinburgh
I’m first to admit I drink a lot of coffee, a lot of tea and hey red wine is frequent visitor on a Friday night. The problem is I have a real thing for perfect teeth – if there even is such a thing. But I’m in that catch 22 of still wanting to live… Continue reading Instant whites
When Upfluence, in collaboration with the UN and Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) got in touch about international biodiversity day, I knew I wanted to support them in their cause. So I signed up to their thunderclap to raise awareness, but tweets can often get lost after they’ve stopped trending, so I thought I’d write… Continue reading Seven steps to sustainable tourism
Firstly did you know it’s pronounced bar boolie? Me neither until I rang to book Patrick and myself in for a Monday dinner. I’d won a competition with Squaremeals for a three course meal, fizz and sommelier chosen wines! If that isn’t the way to perk up a Monday, I don’t know what would?! The… Continue reading Bar boulud, Knightsbridge
Last weekend I got invited* down to have a go at some board games, of which I am notoriously dreadful, and gobble up some pork pies in celebration on #nationalboardgamesweek by Pork Farms. No prizes for what I was looking most forward to.
Last weekend Patrick and I headed down to Honest Burger* to try their karma cola burgers.