Out of the Blue flea market

I moved to Leith. Where Abbeyhill is full of craft shops, studios and hobby-making; Leith is grittier with graffiti, murals, take-aways, independent shops and, as…

Colony of Artists

Edinburgh has lots of pretty buildings, that’s a given. But away from Old Town’s showstopper of a skyline, there are streets upon streets of tenements,…

Festival No.6

I’ve been excited about Autumn 2016 for a long time now. For starters, I’ve just moved into a flat by myself; it’s old, creaky and…

10 reasons I’ve loved living in Abbeyhill

My home for three years and the first place I rented a flat, Abbeyhill is a super underrated neighbourhood of Edinburgh. Friends of mine have…

The West’s Missing Food Group

How do you like your critters, fried, crumbled or dipped in chocolate? 

Diary: Finding a Morag

Growing up, there were always certain places that I loved the most. To escape school was the best feeling, and where I went next was…

Review: Topolabamba- Tequileria and tacos

A fiery and welcome addition to Lothian Road’s food scene, Topolabamba has finally opened its doors in Edinburgh. Its tapas style menu is perfect for…