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My travels around the UK, Europe, Japan and Thailand.

  • boyne castle

    Weekend Up North

    I recently spent a long weekend visiting my family before I head off to Japan. The weather was….interesting. We had beautiful sunny days and also quite a few showers of snow and hailstones. On…

  • west beach

    Christmas Holiday Photos

    Better late than never, here’s a few photos from my Christmas up north. While it was unseasonably mild for December, we did find a little sprinkling of snow near Dufftown and the…

  • Shopping, Travel

    London Shopping

    So this is very late, but here are some photos from my mini trip to London and what I bought. I totally made a mental note to visit Kioskafe, the new magazine…

  • Travel

    Cosmonauts & London Science Museum

    A couple of weeks ago I took a short trip to London, almost entirely to see the Cosmonauts exhibition at the Science Museum. Living in the UK, there is not much opportunity to…

  • Travel

    Summer Holiday Eats

    I thought I’d do a separate post about things we ate because it was a bit of a cake fest and we even did some baking! Above is a truly massive piece…

  • Travel

    Milton Cottage & Brandon Grove

    One of my favourite things about living in Helensburgh is the free community magazine that arrives on my doorstep every month. It’s largely advertorial but has a pretty great events section, full…