Tag Archives: Scotland

Staycation in Edinburgh

  Last year the summer weather in Scotland hardly existed at all, we just seemed to have a lot of rain. Ever the optimist I’m thinking that this means this year it will be so much nicer, so a good … Continue reading

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Bo’ness and Kinneil Railway

After a lovely visit to Callendar House and quite possibly the best cake I’ve ever had we headed to the next destination on our itinerary (download your own itinerary here), Bo’ness and Kinneil Railway. We pulled up in front of … Continue reading

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Sun in Scotland

We get less than our fair share of sun here in Scotland. The winters are long and can see us under snow for multiple months without ever seeing the grey of the pavements. Even in the summer it can be … Continue reading

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Scottish Things For The Home

I love discovering interesting Scottish themed things for the home. Last time I wrote a post on tartan for the home, today I’ve found some lovely bits and bobs from around the web. The Shore Cushion (£17) features a beautiful … Continue reading

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Holidaying at Home in Scotland

This year we’re spending our two week holiday at home. This will be our first year in our new home so in a bid to save money and make the most of our new garden we’ve decided to holiday at … Continue reading

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A – Z of Edinburgh and Glasgow

I could have easily come up with multiple ideas for most letters. I haven’t always gone with the most obvious, so even if you’re a regular visitor or a resident you should still find something of interest. A is for … Continue reading

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Where To Go In Scotland this Easter

Let’s not beat around the bush, the weather has put a dampener on thoughts of spring (read: warmish) Easter days out. I’m not willing to give up without a fight though. There’s no reason why, if you wrap up warm … Continue reading

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Things To Do With the Family When Visiting Scotland

If you are looking for a place to go on your family holiday this year, then you should definitely consider going to Scotland. Often, when people think of Scotland they do not really imagine it as a fun place to … Continue reading

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Erin’s First Ski Lesson

I’ve always wanted Erin to learn to ski, mostly because I really fancy a family ski-ing holiday! After visiting Xscape to see Santa we decided that we really fancied giving SnowFactor a go. I’ve never skied on real snow before … Continue reading

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Trip to Stobo Castle

After a very stressful 2012 the other half and I were in dire need of a break and a bit pf pampering. We were very pleased that Christmas morning revealed a voucher for an overnight break. Stobo Castle is only … Continue reading

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Christmas at Strathyre Cabins

This year all the family (the hubby’s side) got together and shared Christmas at Forest Holiday cabins in Strathyre. We booked two six man cabins, predictably my father in law bagged the double with en suite so we took the … Continue reading

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Christmas at Xscape Glasgow

We’re just back from a lovely family Christmas day out at Xscape in Glasgow. We started our day with a round of adventure golf at Paradise Island. The last time we played adventure golf was in Florida. Three years on … Continue reading

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Win Tickets to The Good Food Show Scotland

The BBC Good Food Show Scotland is back and to celebrate Littlemummy has teamed up with the organisers to offer you the chance to win 3 pairs of general admission tickets, which can be used on Friday or Sunday (19th … Continue reading

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