There’s no place like Hemma

Sweden has always been on my visiting hit list, but it remains a country my heavy heart has not yet made it to. However, it is my good fortune that I live in Edinburgh, which has been the receptacle of a Scandi takeover for some years now. The culprit behind Scandi-gate? Swede Anna Christophersen and her husband Mike, who together…
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Just the tonic: Lunch with Leith Gin

Edinburgh’s rich history of distillation, trade, and pursuit of good times has for centuries provided fertile ground for spirit manufacturers and consumers. Leith’s edgy vibe is an increasing magnetism for modern entrepreneurs, and the area’s food and drink industry is continuing to thrive. Taking into account my fondness for gin-drinking, good times, and of course Leith, I jumped at a…
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Style it out

In the transient world of fashion, there are more trends to keep up with now than possibly ever before. With a catalogue of iconic decades behind us, there’s inspiration to be taken from just about anywhere, at any time. As a lil’ fun blog post (at least for me, but look away now if you’re easily offended), I’ve put together…
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Beauty and a beast

Recipes, holiday inspiration, shopping, blogging, creeping, boredom… There are myriad reasons for opening Instagram and giving our thumbs a good old workout. From whiling away the time on the morning commute to waiting for my dinner to cook, I find myself Insta-lurking several times a day.
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