As much fun as Edinburgh Fringe is, the city is so busy that by the time you reach the end of August you’re actually looking forward to a bit of peace and quiet…or at least I usually am, and I don’t even live in the… View Post

Learning to say NO

Learning to say NO

I set myself a bit of a challenge for August, I needed to learn to say no. Since I started dating my boyfriend I’ve constantly been saying yes. Take-away on a Tuesday – Yes, Dinner out on Wednesday – why not, Coffee on Thursday and… View Post

Edinburgh in August

Edinburgh in August

Last weekend my brother and his fiancĂ©e came up from London for a long weekend. Visitors in August means Fringe shows, food and drinks. Rather than thinking about blog content I spent the weekend just enjoying their company, but of course I still want to… View Post

Cocktails at Bar Soba

Cocktails at Bar Soba

It has been over a year since I last visited Bar Soba, now whether that’s because there are so many places in Edinburgh to choose from, or because my last trip was a great date that never blossomed into anything real (not that I’m complaining… View Post

Miro’s Portobello

Miro’s Portobello

In case you didn’t already know I love to make the most of my days off and during July they’re even more precious as I work extra hours. So when Thursday comes around I’ll usually only get up 30 mins to an hour later than… View Post