STRESS-FREE TRAVEL ESSENTIALS

Travel can be stressful – all that luggage carrying, airport security and jet lag madness. I wanted to share with you some products to help…

LUNCH WITH ALBERT ROUX OBE

Last week I was invited for a press lunch with Albert Roux OBE at his restaurant at Crossbasket Castle just outside Glasgow in Scotland. However,…

GLASGOW DINING FOR VEGANS & ALLERGY SUFFERERS

Whilst I am not a vegan, vegetarian or an allergy sufferer, I do appreciate that it can be really difficult to find places to eat…

SHOP MY FAVOURITES

WIN A LAKE DISTRICT BREAK TO ULLSWATER

I spent a lovely weekend in the Lake District a few years ago with my husband, where I ate a lot of cake, admired the…

GLASGOW LOVES CHRISTMAS

As the title of this post suggests, my home city of Glasgow does indeed love Christmas. Glasgow’s stores, restaurants and city council go all out…

FESTIVE DINING AT BEEFEATER

Last week, I descended on my local Beefeater restaurant in Newton Mearns (The Castle Beefeater) to try out their newly launched festive menus. I went…

CHRISTMAS SHOPPING WITH IBIS STYLES

It’s the 6th November and I have finished all my Christmas shopping. Do I get a round of applause? Last weekend I descended on the…