Life · Seasonal

Why Spring is Overated

Spring has sprung! Of course, I am talking about meteorological Spring, rather than Astrological Spring which isn’t until the Equinox on 20 March (according to the MET Office), but six-one. Although it is still quite cold here in Glasgow, with night time temperatures hovering around 1°C mark, it’s still time to say goodbye to the… Continue reading Why Spring is Overated

Food · Food chat · Life · Seasonal · Wellness

How to beat that New Year Hangover!

It’s New Year’s Eve, or if you’re in Scotland – Hogmanay – which of course means a late night and far too much bubbly (or whisky)! I love my sleep, adore my sleep, but I also like wine and a late night with friends dancing (or chatting) the night away. However, I absolutely loathe hangovers… Continue reading How to beat that New Year Hangover!

Desserts & Drinks · Entertaining / Party Food · Food · Life · Recipe · Seasonal · Vegetarian

How to Make Mulled Wine

When I was a teenager my brother and sister (and therefore my parents by proxy) were involved in the medieval community, which meant a lot of my teenage years were spent around medieval fares, banquets, and people who dressed up in chain mail and whacked each other with swords. Considering I was more into Nirvana… Continue reading How to Make Mulled Wine