• LOVE

    Maisie’s Boutique – South Queensferry

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    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 do with being their friend… I just LOVE their shop. Situated in the heart of the High Street, Maisie’s Boutique is one of the biggest shops in the small town of South Queensferry. Having grown up there with the girls, I always wonder if the charm and views will lose their appeal, but my recent trip there yesterday left me…

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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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    Uncategorised

    #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…

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    HEALTH

    The Benefits of Lemons

    It sounds like a book title right? But the benefits of lemons are massively underappreciated. Cheap, delicious and versatile they have so many uses. I only discovered their true power when I took a notion to drink hot water with…

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    EVENTS

    An Evening at Penhaligons Edinburgh

    The weather outside was frightful; cold, blustery and nearing dark at 7pm. My boyfriend and I bundled ourselves out of the car and quickly hurried along George Street, bound for an evening of delight at Penhaligons Edinburgh. From across the…

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    HEALTH,  LOVE

    Get Your House Ready for Winter

    A single golden leaf floated down across my garden and right into my face this morning. As much as I am trying to, there is no denying the fact that Autumn is upon us. After a glorious Summer I can’t…

  • mull and iona
    LOVE

    Our Trip to Mull and Iona

    There are few places in my life that I’ve found more ruggedly beautiful than the Highlands of Scotland. The place is magical – it’s so far north, so remote, that sometimes it feels like you’ve left this world and gone…

  • EVENTS

    The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Plays Host to Qipao Designs

    The Edinburgh Festival Fringe was lucky enough to play host to a stunning fashion show of the innovative design of Shanghai-style qipao dresses and amazed audiences. The event held by the Shanghai Promotion Centre for City of Fashion (SPCF) showcased the…

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    EVENTS

    The Edinburgh Culture Crawl – Sign Up Now

    The Edinburgh Culture Crawl, organised by cancer support charity Maggie’s, is back for its forth year allowing the city’s residents to see their city in a new light whilst raising money for the charity. Maggie’s is a free, practical and…

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    EVENTS

    Edinburgh Fireworks

    The Edinburgh Fireworks night is here – an evening of colour, entertainment and waving goodbye to another years Edinburgh Fringe Festival. For those living in the city, it can be an exhausting time; our four weeks are saturated with glitter,…