It’s time to revive this space. I’m optimistic that things will settle down at work soon, but regular posting here resumes now. like I said, I’m an optimist.
The only thing worse than being sick is being sick when the weather is so beautiful.
if you have to instruct your barista to give you the exact pastry you pointed to, you may need to take up yoga.
I’m working on two new posts at the moment: a celebration of the local pub and a round up of my favourite places to imbibe in Edinburgh (EDIT: the latter is finally up here.) To hold you over until then, here’s our view of Dean Village from our final Edinburgh hotel room.
A silver lining to this frigid February: the Humber River is quite lovely when it’s frozen over.
Strangers are boring. It’s those we know, or think we know, who are interesting.
“Grey hair is becoming a stylish and fashionable option for both older and younger women alike – it can actually make a woman look softer, more premium, more interesting – younger, even, if done in the right way.”
– Harvey Nichols 2015 Hot List Hamper
Whether it was reading this weeks ago or noticing the extra silver at my temples, I’ve been seeing youngish grey-haired women everywhere lately. No doubt this will all have passed by the time my hair is entirely silver, but I suppose this all just goes to show that everything comes around again in time.
The first month of the year is barely half over, but already I’ve sampled the whisky at the tip of my 2015 to-taste list: Laphroaig Cairdeas.