Scottish Fan Fest - music and dancing

Win tickets for Scottish Fan Fest in Edinburgh this Sunday!

Scottish Fan Fest - The Best of Scotland Do you love Scottish culture? Do you want to experience the best of Scottish food and pair it with the finest Scottish drinks? Then Scottish Fan Fest is definitely an event you don't want to miss! Scottish Fan Fest is a celebration of Scottish culture, hosted in

Byron - The Calvin Haggis burger

Byron celebrate Burns with the Calvin Haggis

Pipe in the Calvin Haggis For the second year running Byron restaurants in Scotland are serving up a special limited-edition burger to celebrate Burns Night (or should that be 'week'?), which of course features haggis! It's called, perhaps unsurprisingly, the Calvin Haggis burger! We missed last year's offering so now that their Glasgow restaurant has

Galgorm Resort & Spa - view from bedroom

Hotel review: Galgorm Resort & Spa, Northern Ireland

Glorius Galgorm! Galgorm Manor Resort and Spa is a large country house hotel with leisure facilities located in lush grounds just outside Cullybackey near Ballymena in Northern Ireland. It's a 45-minute drive from central Belfast / George Best City airport or a mere 30 minutes from Belfast International Airport. First impressions count We were dropped off by

turkey enchiladas recipe

Recipe: Turkey Enchiladas (Christmas leftovers)

Put Christmas leftovers to good use! Even if you didn't have turkey for Christmas dinner you might have found yourself in our shoes, finding a heavily-reduced turkey in the supermarket after Christmas, and we can't resist a bargain! But what to do with any leftovers once you've had your roast? Well, definitely don't bin it when

Winter travel packing tips: how to pack light for cold weather

Packing light for a cold weather trip We're off somewhere cold for New Year. That's all I have been told so I have an idea of what to pack!  So, packing for somewhere cold and packing light as we are saving cash and taking hand luggage only - no challenge there! But how can you

A’Challtainn glasgow

Food Review: A’Challtainn, Glasgow

So BAaD it’s good! A’Challtainn (pronounced ‘A Cawl Tain’, Gaelic for Calton, meaning ‘the hazel wood’) can be found in the Barras, it’s part of the ever-evolving Barras Art and Design complex (BAaD), just into the east end of Glasgow, which has been utilised for food festivals, beer festivals, exhibitions, gigs and even the Mini

chocolate pine cones for kids to make home baking

Recipe: Easy Christmas Chocolate Pine Cones

QUICK + EASY SNOWY CHOCOLATE PINECONES RECIPE These Christmas treats are sure to get the kids excited over the festive season.   Simple to make and no baking required as well.  Just mix and make.  Using Nutella, peanut butter and icing sugar, these don't pretend to be healthy.  We used Golden Grahams in this recipe,

felix the pet shop christmas cat gift

Christmas Gift ideas for Cats

Cats! Are you feline festive? Fred and Cleo, our cats, are the bosses in this household so it's important that we pick the right things for their Christmas - e.g. cat treats and lots of them! Here are some gift ideas for those jelly-beaned furry critters in your life. Bottomless Bowl Subscription The Bottomless Bowl auto

Christmas beer selection

Product reviews: Christmas beers

Get merry with these Christmas beers! We've been hard at work (yes, really) sampling some new (to us) Christmas beers that are available this festive season. Cottage Delight - Staffordshire Brewery gift pack if you're looking for a pack of Christmas beers, Cottage Delight has put together this trio of beers. The gift pack is

Clydeside Distillery - copper stills

Christmas Countdown – Clydeside Distillery tour and food

Win tickets to the Clydeside Distillery Glasgow's newest visitor attraction and single malt distillery, the Clydeside Distillery opened to the public a few weeks ago in November even though the whisky which it's producing won't be ready for a number of years! You may have noticed the copper stills being introduced to the once forlorn Pump