Have a sock ‘n’ roll Christmas!

Have a sock ‘n’ roll Christmas!

  Socks that could be your ticket to music events This may be the one Christmas that socks are wanted as a gift. Gigs in Scotland has turned the nation’s least favourite gift into a must-have for every music fan – tickets to the best music events in Scotland nextRead More…

Personalised Marmite Jars

Personalised Marmite Jars

Do you love Marmite?  Then rejoice, as you can get a pot of the love/hate stuff with your name of it.   Fred, being Chief Taster, let his hoomans get him one. You can get one by clicking here.  All jars, no matter the name, will cost £4.99. Cleo triedRead More…

Product Review: Tefal Cheese Cave

Product Review: Tefal Cheese Cave

Did you know that we love cheese so much we have a cheese “cave”?  If only it was a real cave located in France or somewhere nice for a holiday as you couldn’t do much spelunking in this cave, or perhaps more aptly preserver, which might just look like glorifiedRead More…

Book Review: Men’s Pie Manual by Haynes

Book Review: Men’s Pie Manual by Haynes

The pie book that’s not just for men Haynes are well-known for their DIY repair books have come up trumps with this seemingly joke book. Sections covered include how to make different pastries, how to make stock and what equipment you will need to make making pies easy. Lots ofRead More…

Product: Wee Tea Company Highland Chai

Product: Wee Tea Company Highland Chai

We are big fans of Dunfermline based tea sellers Wee Tea Company, such lovely guys and products.  Mrs Foodie tried some of their chai at the BBC Good Food Show this year and,  like their other teas, liked it. Made with Scottish black tea it has malty, aromatic tones thatRead More…

The hunt for the perfect easter egg

The hunt for the perfect easter egg

The clocks have gone forward and spring, or at least April showers (snow/hail) are here, Creme eggs have been in the shops for ages, but only now are we coming up to Easter. We got our hands on some of this year’s easter eggs to try them… First up, Rocky Road toRead More…

Nude – Contemporary Jewellery from London

Nude – Contemporary Jewellery from London

Last night it took me an hour to get home after being frozen with the bitter wind and on auto pilot, I got on the wrong train! This called for a cuppa, couch and a little bit of online browsing whilst snuggling  with the kittehs. One of my favourite placesRead More…

Love from Indie Street – shop local, online

Love from Indie Street – shop local, online

Love from Indie Street is a virtual high street of Edinburgh’s best independent businesses. The site allows you to browse and buy from these independent shops online. With wedding lists and wish lists also available, friends can buy you that quirky vase from that local shop,rather than having to buyRead More…

Tea Green at The Lighthouse 14th & 21st December

Tea Green at The Lighthouse 14th & 21st December

Tea Green pop up will be visiting  The Lighthouse twice this month showcasing artisan jewellers, florists, home ware designers and much more.   Our fave Lucy Donnell will be there, showing off some lovely knitwear with gift wrapping and money off too!   We hope to find some new friends toRead More…

Christmas Gift or Treat – Salted Caramel Sauce Recipe

Christmas Gift or Treat – Salted Caramel Sauce Recipe

This thick sauce will make an ideal gift for a foodie this Christmas or keep it for yourself for adding to cakes, puddings and pancakes or just with a spoon from the jar! Christmas Gift or Treat – Salted Caramel Sauce Recipe Cuisine: Dessert Author: Glasgow Foodie Prep time: 20Read More…