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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The Little Museum of Dublin

One of the best things I found during my stay in Ireland was the Little Museum of Dublin. I liked it so much, in fact, that I went twice! It’s a two story townhouse located right on St Stephen’s Green, and is literally packed wall to wall with history.What makes this place so special, though, is that everything on display…
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Staying at the Dylan Hotel, Dublin

While I was in Dublin, I had the absolute pleasure of staying at the Dylan. It’s a little boutique hotel located in the south side of the city. It feels a world away from the frenzy of Temple Bar and Grafton Street, but both are actually only about a fifteen minute walk down the pretty streets of Dublin 4. The…
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A Taste of West Cork, Ireland

While I was in Ireland, I was lucky enough to be invited by Fáilte Ireland on a foodie day tour though West Cork. We set off bright and early from Killarney, winding through little country lanes with the occasional traffic jam. Our journey was filled with stories by Marie and Lorraine from Cork County Council. The region actually has a…
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