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Why every man needs to travel at least once a year

I must admit – up until last year, my travelling CV wasn’t all that. Although I’d been to New York and Rome in my teens, my only other holiday was a horrible sweatfest in the ever-luxurious island of Zante. Now, with a few barnstorming trips away under my belt I […]

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Independent Venue Week 2018 with Vauxhall

Vauxhall is already a great supporter of up and coming bands with their ‘Vivaro on Tour’ campaign.  This scheme helps bands and artists who are just starting out to get on the road by lending them the use of their Vivaro van – which I imagine comes in very handy […]

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Win a Personalised Lacoste Polo Shirt

When it comes to icons of the menswear fashion game, there are few items that can compete with the Lacoste polo shirt.  Classic, clean, instantly recognisable and versatile the look of the Lacoste polo has changed very little since its inception in the 1920’s. It’s origins, as you may know […]

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The Importance of a Balanced Breakfast

Sponsored post in collaboration with Herbalife Sometimes the thought of an extra 15 minutes in bed in the morning might seem much more appealing than 15 minutes spent preparing/eating breakfast.  When it comes to the your heath though, the breakfast will definitely do you much more good than 15 minutes […]

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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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How to elevate your look for the party season

Well, December is finally here and if your social calendar looks anything like mines then the next few weeks are going to be filled with events, parties and the all-important festivities that fall around Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve.   This barrage of social occasions calls for some serious thinking […]

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A Craft Beer Lovers Guide to Barcelona

I’d been to Barcelona quite a few times before but prior to this trip I never realised that they had such a lively craft beer scene.  I’m not sure why but it’s just never something I’d have previously associated the city with but after being invited over to check out […]

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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 […]