Deep dish pizza is to Chicago as Fish and Chips is to England, a true classic and have you even truly been there without trying it? When we went over last September (hey, where’d that time go) our friends highly recommended Giordano’s, which we enjoyed at their flat before going to a baseball game. It… Continue reading Giordano’s, Chicago
I didn’t know whether to write this, let alone publish it. Is is right to write about something so personal? This isn’t really what I have a blog for, but the again, I do write in the hope it will help someone, normally with a flippant, fickle decision. I love travel and food, but let’s […]
Like 600 million of the population, I love instagram. Yes, I’ll try to post something everyday, but the real fun comes in scrolling through to find what’s new.
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