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Writing with the kids to boost their mental wellness

I have been writing as long as I can remember.  I kept a lot of my journals over the years, in fact I have a box in the attic full of them.  A box full…

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Are bloggers misunderstood?

I have spoken to a lot of bloggers over the past couple of years and a lot of critics.  There are SO many generalisations out there and I want to SMASH the shizzle out of…

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Half metre pizza and prosecco hits Edinburgh

La Favorita Restaurant on Leith Walk holds many fond memories for me.  I used to work in the media hub in Leith and my friend Colin and I would get together for a serious “jam…

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Review – Champagne Afternoon tea at Hotel Du Vin

Over the weekend we went for afternoon tea at Hotel Du Vin, tucked away in the Old town of Edinburgh. The hotel is a minutes walk from the National Museum and the famous Greyfriers Kirk…

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Is networking all a pile of bull?

I used to cringe a little bit when I first started going to networking events many years ago.  I felt like a bit of a numpty.  Walking into a room to strut my stuff, walk…

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