Getting Cray Cray at Joseph Pearce’s Annual Crayfish Party

After moving away from Stockholm a few years ago I knew there would be things I would miss, most of which include food, let’s be honest. Some examples: lösgodis (pick and mix), Kalle’s Kaviar (creamy caviar paste in a tube, which sounds so nasty but is just oh so tasty), kanelbullar (cinnamon buns), semlor (a bun filled with almond paste…
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My Autumn Bucket List

I’m sitting here with my third coffee in hand, the candles burning and I’m listening to the rain outside. Summer’s most definitely over. I’m half sad half excited for the autumn. In a nutshell, I am this meme. In all honesty I actually really enjoy the autumn and find myself with a newfound energy when September hits. My mind tends…
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Hemma – Your Next Brunch Spot in Edinburgh

Last Tuesday I skipped off my flight from Stockholm, came home, got changed and an hour later was sat at a restaurant that felt oddly…familiar. This is Hemma, a lovely Swedish restaurant in Holyrood that I frequent fairly often. Hemma literally means ‘home’ in Swedish and is exactly what the name entails: — at home 1:  relaxed and comfortable :  at…
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The End of My Golden Summer

It kind of feels like summer is over for me, and that’s because in a way it is. I always associate summer with “warm weather and sun” so even though it’s still August I just don’t feel like it’s proper summer when I’m in Edinburgh. These past few weeks have been an amazing (self-proclaimed) way to end my summer. I…
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