I’m defining a new type of boarding. Not skateboarding, snowboarding, wakeboarding…etc. But chalkboarding. Because that’s what I do. I spent yesterday morning doing more chalkboards for the bakery I used to work in. The weather definitely made it worthwhile. Only two more left to do this week! Straight afterwards though I met my Canadian friend… Read More Chalkboarding and Hammocks in Edinburgh
Peanut butter is a funny one for me, I like it, but it kind of makes my mouth tingle…not sure if that’s something I should be worried about! Either way I decided to try another recipe from Hummingbird Bakery’s latest book. I love making cookies. I find them the easiest thing to bake by far,… Read More Peanut Butter and Marshmallow Cookies
People who know me know that I like to drink tequila. My nickname, ‘Boom Boom’, comes from a type of tequila shot I liked to take when I was doing research in Mexico. I love Mexican food and drink, so I know pretty much all of the places in Edinburgh that hit the spot! One… Read More Deep Fried Tequila Shot – Yes I did.
I haven’t been to a funfair in quite a long time to tell the truth. I’m not the biggest fan of rollercoasters or mirror mazes or anything downright terrifying like that… But…I do love the funfair atmosphere, colours and music. So that was it, a spontaneous trip to the funfair was to be had! I… Read More F U N F A IR I N G
If there’s one thing I really love about Edinburgh it’s all the green spaces that fill in the concrete gaps. And right outside my doorstep is the impressive Holyrood Park with Arthur’s Seat right in the middle. The nice weather stayed over night (lucky us!) so I went for a picnic with Will and even… Read More Picnic in the Park
Today was a rare day. Firstly it has been warm in Edinburgh for the past few days – incredible! So this morning, the first task was to return to Mimi’s Picnic Parlour (my old workplace) and design a chalkboard specials menu for the new season. Creative output for the day complete! I even got a… Read More Cake Ice-Cream!