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First Footing with Johnnie Walker

In Scotland, we do New Year’s Eve a bit differently from the rest of the country.  For starters, we call NYE, Hogmanay and as you can probably imagine it is generally the most celebrated night of the year.  Believe it or not Christmas Day wasn’t even a public holiday in […]

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The Everyday Interview with the Rum Runner, Sam Paget Steavenson

T’is the season of much cocktail shaking and at the forefront of the most imaginative creations is Sam Paget Steavenson, owner & founder of The Rum Runner, a bespoke cocktail service that designs cocktails that perfectly compliment any event, bar or restaurant. With an enviable client list which includes Ralph […]

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A shopping trip to Livingston Designer Outlet

Recently I’ve been a bit fed up with the the same old stores on the high street.  I’ve also been on the hunt for new jeans for ages and I can’t seem to find any that I like, they need to be black, slim fitting and tapered towards the bottom. […]

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Eden Mill Gin Blendworks

Last weekend, I was invited up to St Andrews by the Scottish craft gin specialists Eden Mill to try out their new gin blending experience – Eden Mill Blendworks.  Now might be a good time to tell you that I don’t normally actually like gin but with its popularity growing I […]

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My Favourite Independent Shops in Glasgow

Sponsored post in association with American Express® Glasgow is a fantastic city for shopping but away from the bustle of the high street there is a fantastic selection of small and independent retailers too who offer an eclectic mix of products and services. This Saturday is Small Business Saturday, a […]

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‘The Chapar’ Personal Styling Service for Men

Even if you are someone who loves shopping for new clothes, it can sometimes be hard to find the time to devote to it.  Having someone to take the hassle away, who understands your style, your fit preference and budget may sound like a pie in the sky idea but […]

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The HOMMAGE Premium Shavecare Kit

Hommage have been around for a good 10 years already but somehow I was only introduced to them a couple of months ago.  I had heard some good things from a few mates and really loved the really premium looking aesthetic of their shave care so decided to give them […]

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The Everyday Interview with Peanut Butter king Stuart MacDonald

Peanut butter is big business. Now seen as a “health food”, it was the fastest rising spread in terms of sales last year. Does no-one love marmalade anymore? One entrepreneur who is a relative newcomer to this ‘nutty’ industry is Stuart MacDonald, founder of ManíLife, a single estate craft peanut […]

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Why treating yourself is key to staying motivated

Sponsored post in association with American Express® Rewarding yourself is an important part of life and a great motivational tool to encourage us to get stuff done. Of course, rewards can come in many forms and range from the littlest of things, like giving yourself a long lie after a […]

Brunch at Gleneagles Hotel

There are brunches and then there’s the recently launched monthly brunch at Gleneagles Hotel.  The brunch takes place on the first Sunday of the month from 12.30pm until 3.30pm takes place in the Birnam Brasserie, the latest eatery to open at the luxurious Perthshire hotel following a recent multi million pound […]