Food for Thought · Uncategorised

C’est La Vegan: what I learned from Dave Chawner’s vegan comedy show

I wasn't intending for the first two posts after launching A Blogger’s Musings to be about the 70th Edinburgh Fringe festival this year, but there you go. It also ties in nicely with what I want to talk about today as well: life. This isn’t meant to be a clichéd ‘let’s talk about life’ kind… Continue reading C’est La Vegan: what I learned from Dave Chawner’s vegan comedy show

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Food for Thought

Insights from Edinburgh Fringe 2017: To The Moon and Back with Gillian Cosgriff

Gillian Cosgriff is back for the 70th Edinburgh Fringe Festival! I’ll be the first to admit, I have a very particular, and sarcastic, sense of humour. I’ve been to many comedy shows, from the Edinburgh Fringe newbie to televised stand-up comedian’s shows, but not many have left me with a sore tummy from laughing so… Continue reading Insights from Edinburgh Fringe 2017: To The Moon and Back with Gillian Cosgriff

Designer · High street

A chef, gin, etching and supercars with Of One Mind's first event of 2017

Of One Mind hosts fantastic networking events for like-minded companies and individuals to meet. I've been to a few of their events before and have found great companies like Ishi Salon (here and here) and learning all about Daffy's Gin (here). This time, we return to Lamborghini show room where the OH finally got to… Continue reading A chef, gin, etching and supercars with Of One Mind's first event of 2017

Independent designers

Launch of the spring collection at Godiva Boutique, Edinburgh

There are some shops that you don't pay much attention to when you're in a hurry or have a destination in mind, but when that happens you tend to miss the wee hidden gems dotted about Edinburgh. A couple of doors down from the cat cafe Maison de Moggy on West Port, I recently attended… Continue reading Launch of the spring collection at Godiva Boutique, Edinburgh

Independent designers

The new Scottish Design Exchange department: browsing handmade Scottish textiles

I'm afraid I've been a bit slack in the sewing part of my DIY blog. Apart from making baby blankets (see here), about 2 dozen burp cloths (here) and a hooded towel and wash cloth set (here), I've been taking a bit of a break from sewing too much. It might sound like a cop… Continue reading The new Scottish Design Exchange department: browsing handmade Scottish textiles