Just re-sharing this soup recipe as it is that time of year. Healthy and hot! 🙂
Aileen Lamb is passionate about Tourism and promoting Scotland. She is an award winning business connector, Tourism Manager for Scottish Enterprise, Co-Host of #ScotlandHour and more recently she has become an ambassador for Bloodwise. Read why Aileen is fundraising for Bloodwise and how you can buy tickets for the Grand Christmas Raffle, which is taking […]
I have been making this cottage pie with a twist (aka Allera Pie) for as long as I can remember. Mum and Dad used to make it when I was a kid and for a few years it was more or less the only thing I could cook!
Last weekend we had a children’s party at Gorgie City Farm in Edinburgh for Elodie’s birthday and it was brilliant. Elodie has loved the farm ever since she was a baby and regularly visits to feed the animals. It is brilliant to have this little slice of the country on our city doorstep.
One of my oldest and dearest friends Peter and his best friend Craig are currently cycling 300 miles from London to Paris to raise money for the National Autistic Society. What is Autism?
It is quite ironic that my happiest place in the world is the spot I nearly died as a young girl – Porth Ceriad, a beach on the Llyn Peninsula in North Wales. Floating out to sea on a dinghy, blissfully sunbathing and completely unaware of the turning tide slowly taking me out of my depth. My […]
I have been listening to ‘Just the way that I am’ all morning and I am absolutely hooked. In particular ‘Win-Win Situation for Losers’ is one of those songs I want to play on repeat over and over and over again. I love it when I find an album I like instantly. If you like […]
I am delighted to be working with Edinburgh International Magic Festival for both our Edinburgh hotels (The Bonham, The George Hotel and The Roxburghe) and also for my blog ‘5 minutes with’. Last week we launched a great competition via the hotels to win tickets to the Magic Festival’s Gala Show, plus dinner in one of […]
Love Glenna Bell’s beautiful voice. Her cover of ‘Everybody’s changing’ by Keane is brilliant. Read my recent #5minuteswith interview with Glenna and find out what advice she has for aspiring country music artists – just beautiful!
Have you ever met someone and instantly felt super ‘uncool’ and ordinary! This is how I felt on the two occasions that I met Kelly Bakewell. Now don’t get me wrong, she didn’t do anything at all to make me feel this way, in fact she was SUPER nice, listened politely while I tangled my […]