Accommodation: Refurbished rooms at One Devonshire Gardens

Accommodation: Refurbished rooms at One Devonshire Gardens

One Devonshire Gardens unveils stunning new guest rooms and suites One Devonshire Gardens by Hotel du Vin has recently completed a transformational refurbishment and we were invited along for a look inside to see the rooms.  The refurbishment encompasses the hotel’s 49 rooms, including its six luxurious suites and theRead More…

Foodie Explorers Awards 2018

Foodie Explorers Awards 2018

The end of the year is always a good time to look back and think about all the delicious meals and amazing places we visited in 2018.  This year we’ve decided to make things a little more official with the love of our favourites by giving them a very publicRead More…

Personal Chef Mark Heirs pop up Chefs Table

Personal Chef Mark Heirs pop up Chefs Table

Chefs table series launched by Personal Chef Mark Heirs Personal chef Mark Heirs is bringing his home cooking style to everyone in 2019 as he launches a series of pop-up events. PRIVE by Mark Heirs will launch in the new year as a series of bespoke seasonal dinners showcasing Mark’sRead More…

Recipe: Steak Pie for New Year

Recipe: Steak Pie for New Year

Home-made steak pie for New Year Growing up we always had our steak pie at Hogmanay, probably to keep us going for the long night ahead! This steak pie is from Tom Lewis of Monachyle Mhor hotel shares this recipe for s steak pie made with Scotch beef and flavouredRead More…

Event Preview: Dippy is coming to Glasgow

Event Preview: Dippy is coming to Glasgow

Dippy leaves London and is travelling to Glasgow Dippy, the Natural History Museum’s iconic Diplodocus dinosaur skeleton, is coming to Glasgow! For the first time since 1905, Dippy is venturing out of London and travelling around the UK. The Dippy on Tour exhibition is currently in Belfast after visiting CardiffRead More…

Recipe: Greek Style Roasted Potatoes

Recipe: Greek Style Roasted Potatoes

Delicious Greek-style roasted potatoes Them Greeks know something about roasting potatoes. I don’t think we’ve ever been to a Greek restaurant and had bad roasties. Moist but also crisp and moreish. I’ve yet to perfect them but this recipe is near enough to Greek-style restaurant roasters as I can getRead More…

Equis Ice Cream Christmas Flavours 🍦

Equis Ice Cream Christmas Flavours 🍦

Festive Flavours from Equis Treating yourself is always a good thing in my book, and Christmas is a reason, if you need one,  to treat yo self! Equis have delish ice cream to start with however they have some special flavours for Christmas. Fred was jealous of the ice cream,Read More…

Highland Whisky Trail. The Highland Whisky Festival launches.

Highland Whisky Trail. The Highland Whisky Festival launches.

Eight days. Eight distilleries. Three hundred miles Eight Highland Distilleries are collaborating to introduce a brand-new Whisky Festival to celebrate the established Highland Whisky Trail. The Highland Whisky Festival, which will take place in May 2019 is a celebration of the region’s finest distilleries on the North Coast 500 route.Read More…

Shoeshine Johnny – December 2018

Shoeshine Johnny – December 2018

Glasgow news Click for Edinburgh news The Goose is cooked! The Goose on Union Street, which became the Royal Scot is now an O’Neills.  Will this latest reincarnation work? Former Bank to become cafe/Wine Bar The old Clydesdale Bank on Fenwick Road in Giffnock is currently being refurbished to becomeRead More…

Have a cat friendly Christmas

Have a cat friendly Christmas

Kitty friendly Christmas Fred and Cleo have passed on some tips for a kitty friendly Christmas. Decorations That sparkly tree looks lovely, would look even better if I killed it and ate those shiny things!  Cats (and dogs) are just like kids – it all looks good and worthy ofRead More…