10 unusual ways to volunteer in Edinburgh

Looking for something new to try? Time is everyone’s favourite excuse for not volunteering, but there are so many ways to help that can take…

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Two new Pinterest features I’m loving

For years, Pinterest was my favourite social platform. It was briefly nudged out of the way by Twitter, and then almost abandoned when I fell…

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5 planners for 2017

Are you one of those people that needs to write everything down? I have notebooks, planners, to-do lists and reminders for just about everything –…

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A birthday treat to myself – New website!

You know when you’re just not satisfied with something, and it’s always on your mind? I was getting to the point where I wasn’t feeling…

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Make your own home recording studio

I recently caught up with my brother and musician Paul at Steakpie Studios for tea and yum yums. His studio is so cool, that I…

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The untold story of Steakpie Studios: Paul Henry Smith

‘Six of those songs were recorded in a professional studio back in ‘95 – and that was when I fell in love with the idea…

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Monday

Like most of the population, Mondays are not my favourite day. The first Monday of the year in particular is not destined to be a…

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