Diary: Twenty-six

Birthdays are the best. This year I went back to my roots and celebrated with a classic garage party in my hometown, topped off with…

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Mull: Beaches, long road-trips and living in a farmhouse

Scottish holidays are hands down my favourite kind of adventure. This particular trip was the first road trip where I was behind the wheel, and…

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Faro: Skull chapels, secluded beaches and rooftop cats

Octopus didn’t taste nearly as bad as I thought it would, but I’d be lying if I said I didn’t want to eat all of…

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How to spot a puffin in Scotland, the Josh and Eve way

Growing up with a mother who always had binoculars and an ornithology book in the glove compartment, I’ve been lucky enough to spot lots of…

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5 foods I learned to love and why

As a child, I believed I could quite happily live off cornflakes and empire biscuits if everybody just left me alone. There was even a…

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Just books: Muriel Spark, Matt Haig and books about being human

Even though I’ve not read many of her books, I love Muriel Spark. I went along to ‘The International Style of Muriel Spark’ exhibition in…

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Leith Chill Fest: A cocktail festival I can get behind

It’s a women-led drinks festival that supports local charities and Leith businesses, what’s not to like? As someone who lives in the EH6 postcode, this…

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