• FOOD AND DRINK

    A Little Trip to Maison Bleue

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    There is a cosy table in a restaurant, tucked away in the deepest little corner of Old Edinburgh that has stolen my heart. We were invited along to Maison Bleue on Victoria Street to celebrate 20 years of their stunning venue and food, where I discovered my perfect little corner of the city that I like to pretend no one else knows about. Don’t tell Phil but I am in love. We found the nicest little spot upstairs, grabbed ourselves a champagne and spent the night meeting new people, testing cocktails and trying out the oh-so-amazing food. It is probably…

  • FOOD AND DRINK

    Dinner at La Bonne Auberge

    There is always something special about peeking behind the doors of landmarks you pass regularly. Whether it is the deliciously tucked-away Caledonian Hotel, or even the King’s Wark in Leith. One such place that has always held that mystery for…

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    EVENTS

    Zenith Watches and Chisolm Hunter Event

    Watches are so named as a reminder – if you don’t watch carefully what you do with your time, it will slip away from you. – Drew Sirtors There is no better feeling than glancing down at your hands to…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    San Miguel – Find Your Rich Is At It Again

    Do you remember last month how I marvelled at the San Miguel Find Your Rich experience? Well they are at it again. This time, they have developed an online facial tracking experiment to help you discover if you are driven…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    Escape to The Elphinstone

    On a cold and wintry morning, when all you want to do is cuddle up, escape to the country and snuggle in front of a fire, last week Phil and I did just that. We had a sneaky day off…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    Sweetdram Escubac Is Here and It’s Delicious

    Move over feddy distillers – there is a new kid on the block: Sweetdram Escubac and it is a DREAM! Consisting of 14 botanicals, including caraway, cardamom, nutmeg and citrus, it is then macerated for 72 hours and slowly distilled…

  • Cocktails in the City
    FOOD AND DRINK

    Cocktails in the City Rolls Into Town

    Attention please all cocktail fans – I bring good news! This weekend, sees the return of Cocktails in the City and this year it is bigger and boozier than ever. With appearances from some of our favourites including The Voyage…

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    MARKETING

    Thisgirldoes Features on Spotted by Locals

    I am delighted to announce Thisgirldoes has been featured as one of Spotted by Locals favourite blogs in Edinburgh. The site is dedicated to promoting the hidden parts of the cities we love, offering local tips and suggestions as opposed…

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    LOVE

    Maisie’s Boutique – South Queensferry

    Maisie’s Boutique in South Queensferry has been going strong for around 11 years. I am lucky enough to know the two owners – Julia and Caley – and whilst I could be biased, I promise this review has nothing to…

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    FOOD AND DRINK

    The Lookout Announces Opening Date

    The Lookout by Gardener’s Cottage is possibly one of Edinburgh’s most anticipated restaurant openings. It’s the first ever restaurant on Calton Hill, and will be one that promises breath-taking views across the Firth of Forth and the city skyline. From…

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    #FindYourRich with San Miguel

    Last night we had a play date with San Miguel who invited us along to their #FindYourRich event at The Hub in the heart of Edinburgh. The experiment toured the country this week, finding people who were driven by things…