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Dining in Glasgow – Contemporary & Classic Scottish Cuisine

June 2, 2016

“Oh you must try a deep fried Mars Bar…” said basically everyone when I mentioned we were heading to Glasgow for the weekend. Of all the things to recommend to someone, this was the best they could do? Surely Scottish cuisine is more than just a sub-par chocolate bar (let’s all agree that Mars Bars are boring) covered with batter and deep fried? Surely…

It is so much more than a greasy chocolate bar. Of course it is; I’m not really sure what my momentary despair was all about. Logic leaves me sometimes when I’m worried about my next meal. Scotland is known for being home to an incredible range of produce from salmon to beef to black pudding, and perhaps the most famous of them all… haggis! So with my reinvigorated enthusiasm, we set out to try some of the best Scottish cuisine Glasgow has to offer.

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Road Trippin’ with Wayfair UK

February 18, 2016

Road trippin’ with my two favourite allies… Fully loaded we got snacks and supplies… it’s time to leave this town, it’s time to steal away… Let’s go get lost, anywhere in the USA…

Or anywhere for that matter, because I love a road trip, and that Red Hot Chili Peppers track. Anyone else a fan? I remember blasting it out from my zippy little Nissan hatchback as I was (very safely) hooning around the streets of Wellington and cruising up the North Island on one of my frequent road trips with my bestie. We’d often pop up to Auckland on one of our university term breaks for a spot of shopping and change of scene, and that track would always be on the road trip CD… yes, that was really back in the day when CDs were still used!

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