Category Archives: Food

Little Darlings Afternoon Tea at Blythswood Square

When I think of afternoon tea in Glasgow, it conjures up memories of sitting in my great auntie’s flat in the south of the city, scoffing a Scotch pie accompanied by the finest HP sauce, washed down by some premium … Continue reading

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Behind The Scenes at McDonalds

I’ve been lucky enough to have many experiences via this blog including going behind the scenes at Disney and being a cruise ambassador. Last week I had the opportunity to go behind the scenes at McDonalds and I had so … Continue reading

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Our Christmas Food Traditions

Waitrose got in touch last month to ask about our Christmas traditions in relation to food, they wanted to know what our favourite recipes were. I was thinking about it and realised that for eleven months of the year we … Continue reading

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Sponsored Post: World Baking Day

Today is the day, it’sWorld Baking Day! We have been busy in the kitchen cooking up the World’s Happiest Cake with a recipe courtesy of Stork. Our cake is a mango, coconut and lime flavoured number – ingredients we all … Continue reading

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The Huxley, Edinburgh

A pub that promises to be as inviting for kids as it is to adults? With a promise like that we decided we had to check the The Huxley out. The Huxley’s menu has an American feel offering burgers and … Continue reading

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Sponsored Post: World Baking Day May 17th

It’s World Baking Day on Sunday 17th May and I’ve been challenged by Stork to bake myself happy by making something for a loved one. It didn’t take me long to decide who I would bake for. In fact, I’m … Continue reading

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A Family Cook Up with Galloway Cheddar

Last month Erin and I accepted a challenge from a lovely lady from Galloway (the cheese company, not the place – although she may well have been from Galloway). They sent us a hamper of ingredients, including a few Scottish … Continue reading

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Tempus, Edinburgh

To say October was a busy month is an understatement, in amongst all of the other excitement we were invited to Tempus on George Street. Tempus is part of The George Hotel, now I’ll be the first to admit that … Continue reading

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Cupcakes & Macarons in London

This year has been a fantastic year for trips, I still have so many to write about. A couple of weekends ago Erin and I joined our lovely friend Becky from Englishmum on a foodie weekend in London. We were … Continue reading

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Ziggy’s, St Andrews

I’m just back from a trip to Tennessee, which is famous for it’s barbecue (yes I did sample some, more on that soon). However the week prior to going I actually experienced some ribs to rival those that I had … Continue reading

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Saturday Night Snacks

One of my favourite things about Winter is that all the Saturday night programs come back and it’s a great excuse to get the cwtchy blankets out and cuddle up on the couch together. Erin loves our Saturday nights, I … Continue reading

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Dining at 150 Central Park

Fairly shortly after boarding Oasis of the Seas we decided that we wanted to treat ourselves to the six course tasting menu at 150 Central Park. The additional cover charge of $35 represented excellent value. Inside, 150 Central Park is … Continue reading

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Burger, Edinburgh

I’d already had my eye on a visit to Burger well before I was invited to review it. There’s a branch located beside one of my cafe offices, I poked my head around to look at their menu a few … Continue reading

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