While We Were Young, New York

While We Were Young is one of those places that’s been lingering in my dreams since I visited. Everything was perfect – and I say this without hyperbole. It is, however, a good thing I don’t live in New York because I would go broke real quick eating and drinking here every day. The music, the service, the fresh spring sunlight…
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A Boston Tea Party

If you read through my Boston Weekend Guide last week, you’ll already know that a visit to the Boston Public Library is not to be missed. The building features soaring pillars, mythic murals, and of course, wall after wall lined with books. Rather marbellous, if you ask me! One of the best surprises was stumbling into the Courtyard Restaurant, a little gem hiding…
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A Weekend in Boston

It’s been a while since I travelled anywhere, so I was totally thrilled when I was accepted into a two week coding program on the East Coast. I was keen to take the opportunity to take a little weekend trip to visit one of my childhood best friends, who moved down to Boston two years ago. Luckily  for me, she…
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Escaping the Winter Blues

Get More Sunlight Between shorter daylight hours and and dropping temperatures, we tend to get unbelievably sun deprive during the winter, affecting both our mood and health. I’ve found that it  a difference to get outside and catch what little. My little secret to making that happen is finding a local conservatory. I especially love going to the one on Belle…
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Lunch at The Scran & Scallie, Stockbridge

While I was back in Edinburgh, I met up with some old friends who live in Stockbridge and treated ourselves to a little lunch at The Scran & Scallie Public House. It’s founded by Tom Kitchin of the famous Michelin starred The Kitchin down in Leith, with the same philosophy of seasonal cooking that is responsibly sourced from farm to…
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