We bought a house!

I’ve finally bought my Edinburgh dream home! My offer has just been accepted on a beautiful, traditional, lower villa, with a private front and dinky little back garden, gorgeous bay-windowed living room, two bedrooms, wooden floors and lovely, stylish decor. It’s everything I’ve been dreaming of in a property, and I’m so happy that it’s … More We bought a house!

Run doggy run

Archie and I were up at the crack of dawn on Saturday morning to try out the new sport (for us) of  cani-cross: trail running with your dog. I was anxious about the run, and about how Archie would get on, but after a slightly rocky start (literally and figuratively) we both had a great … More Run doggy run


Now we have wheels, Archie and I exploring East Lothian. An unexpectedly big night out on Friday night ruled out anything other than a hungover stroll around the Meadows on Saturday, but this morning we headed a bit further afield so that I could practise some more driving outside the city (merging with the A1 … More Gullane

We got our car!

The weekend we’ve been waiting so long for finally arrived. Dad came down on Friday night, and after a slightly sleepless night for both of us (him nervous, me excited) we went to pick up my gorgeous little red Yaris hybrid. Toyota were lovely, and had the car covered in a big red sheet that … More We got our car!