THE SCOTTISH NATIONAL TRAIL

Blogging is a natural loch for me to jump in as it's a place I can share and explore my love of photography and storytelling. However, I'm acutely aware that my passion project has needed a bit more focus, a bit more of a challenge - an opportunity to take my readers on a more…

CHANGE IS POSSIBLE – 21 DAY CHALLENGE: WEEK 3

Welcome back once more friends, to Week 3 and your new challenge: The Pomodoro Technique. The brainchild of Italian student, Francesco Cirillo who created it in the 1980's, it's a time management method of breaking down tasks into bite-sized chunks that I'd like us all to try. The idea is to set a timer for…

CHANGE IS POSSIBLE – 21 DAY CHALLENGE: WEEK 2

Here we are at the start of Week 2's challenge and I really hope you're enjoying 'Change Is Possible' so far! I know I am. In the past week alone I've learnt about Patagonia, the French writer, Colette and 'the brocken spectre' phenomenon amongst many other titbits. Let's keep the momentum going though dear reader…

CHANGE IS POSSIBLE – 21 DAY CHALLENGE: WEEK 1

Ahoy shipmates, new and old! It's been a wee while since we caught up with each other. Why don't you come away in and I'll put the kettle on? There's biscuits in the barrel, so jist you fill yer boots and make yersel' at home. What's my chat? Why don't you read on and I'll…

10 Gorgeous Scottish Road Trips You Can Do From The Comfort Of Your Own Armchair

“The most interesting moment of a person’s life is what happens to them when all of their certainties go away. Then who do you become? And then what do you look for?... that’s the moment that the universe is offering up an invitation saying, 'Come and find me ..." - Elizabeth Gilbert. I’m not only…

Leith (the People’s Republic of)

A Damn, Guid Leithin' No blog of mine would truly be mine if it didn’t include a word or two about the delights of Leith, Edinburgh’s port and former independent burgh. My love affair with Leith began almost 20 years ago with a fateful bus journey in the company of a friend. We had been indulging in…