the silver linings pixlet: therapeutic levels redux;

Twenty years of medication that alters my brain chemistry, and I can no longer remember all the words to “American Pie”. Sure, this was just…

the big girl’s pink clove summer holiday lookbook;

When you think about it, summer holiday shopping shouldn’t be much of a “thing”. Assuming you get one, maybe two, weeks in the sun a…

a weekend in newcastle with national express;

Something I didn’t make enough of after our visit to Derby last summer is how unfamiliar I still am with much of England. For a…

a love letter to memoir;

(It’s also a love letter to journalling, and to new stationery…) Among the books I read while on holiday was a recent memoir by a…

the big girl’s guide to surviving a summer heatwave;

Before the weather blessedly broke (or so I hear, still on holiday), Glasgow seemed to be split into two distinct categories of people: Those of…

glasgow eats: burger and bun, bearsden;

Last weekend, in a taxi on the way to a blogger event, I met the uncle of a chef at a critically acclaimed Glasgow restaurant…

worth going out for: flying moon music & arts festival;

Summer is officially Music Festival Season or, as we have come to dub it around these parts, Moaning About the Lack of Diversity on Music…