Glasgow

The Duck & Dog Show at Aberfoyle

The Duck & Dog Show at Aberfoyle

After visiting Go Ape a few few weeks ago, we never really got a chance to see the rest of Aberfoyle because we were busy swing from the trees for 3 hours. We thought since we were free last Sunday that it would be a […]

A Complete Guide to Football in Glasgow

A Complete Guide to Football in Glasgow

Glasgow is home to one of the fiercest football (or soccer)  rivalries in the world: The Old Firm. With attendances averaging 50,000 at each home match, Rangers and Celtic are two of Glasgow’s most celebrated clubs in the UK. Unfortunately getting to see them play each other […]

Swinging from the Trees at Go Ape!

Swinging from the Trees at Go Ape!

Last weekend Jamie and I headed up to Aberfoyle for a day swinging from the trees at Go Ape. The only way that I can describe Go Ape is that it is a tree-top adventure obstacle course that really gets every part of your body […]

Clydeside & a Night at the Hilton, Glasgow

Clydeside & a Night at the Hilton, Glasgow

If you follow me on twitter you will know that I recently won a competition with my local radio station to attend the Ideal Home Show at the SECC in Glasgow last weekend. Part of the prize was also a luxury over night stay at […]

Segwaying around Blair Atholl

Segwaying around Blair Atholl

As part of a hen weekend away in Pitlochry, I finally got to do something I had always dreamed but never knew was accessible to general public folk like me. That thing was Segwaying. I don’t mean these little boards that spoiled rich kids on […]

A Quick Guide to Cycling the Isle of Cumbrae

A Quick Guide to Cycling the Isle of Cumbrae

Last year I set myself a few summer goals, a few things I wanted to see and activities I wanted to do; and one of them was cycling around Cumbrae. The Island of Cumbrae might be better known for its only town – Millport. On a […]

Authentic Scottish Food at Auld Raes

Authentic Scottish Food at Auld Raes

If you don’t know Auld Raes then you really should. From the outside, you would easily mistake it for a little outbuilding nestled in the car park of East Kilbride’s village. You would walk by it if you didn’t know what you were looking for. […]

The People’s Palace & Winter Gardens, Glasgow

The People’s Palace & Winter Gardens, Glasgow

Another beautiful spring day meant I was dying to get out and about for a walk. We went out for a family lunch at Auld Raes in East Kilbride before taking a casual wander around the Winter Gardens in Glasgow Green. I had been in […]

The Best View of Glasgow

The Best View of Glasgow

With Glasgow showing signs of spring (and patches of winter) we decided to make the most of the sunshine and calm weather. I love going on little spontaneous adventures  or road trips, even if we don’t get out the car, I just love seeing new things. I […]