Home styling for autumn

Home styling for seasons used to be an American thing We like to dress for the season and not just our clothes! I visited Ohio about 10 years ago and was surprised how crazy everyone was for dressing their homes and gardens for Halloween. It was like something from Keeping up with the Jones'. Back … Continue reading Home styling for autumn

New giant Scottish interiors store launches

The Scottish interiors scene has livened up with the recent launch of independent family business, Remnant Kings', new store. A new store has opened on Howard Street in Glasgow and I was invited to the launch event on Thursday, 28 September. Thanks to Lisa at Palompo PR for the invite! The thing about Remnant Kings … Continue reading New giant Scottish interiors store launches

La Lanterna goes west

Another great Italian opens in Glasgow's west end One of Scotland's oldest and most respected Italian restaurants, La Lanterna, has opened a  new restaurant, La Lanterna West, on Great Western Road. Another place to take over an institution, La Lanterna West opened on the former site of La Parmagiana. Once a small, dark and intimate … Continue reading La Lanterna goes west

Epoch Glasgow launch

I was invited to the new Epoch restaurant in Princes Square, Glasgow. Back in the day, the venue used to be the popular Buzzy Wares. I used to frequent it when I was younger. It was a good place to go to for drinks on a Saturday before a club or hangover food at the … Continue reading Epoch Glasgow launch

Collaborative working and why working with independent consultants makes sense

In June, I announced the launch of the Scottish PR Collective at #PRFest. A collaborative group of independent PR practitioners across Scotland. The idea came about because of two reasons. Firstly, being an independent practitioner can be lonely. There’s no-one to bounce ideas off, talk about situations at work and naturally, if you work in … Continue reading Collaborative working and why working with independent consultants makes sense

Review: Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow

I was excited to receive my first personal invitation to a blogger event, which took place last night. The Hilton Garden Inn launched a new menu in their new-look restaurant, Recess. Many moons ago, thankfully in a different life, I actually worked at that hotel when it was the City Inn. I even developed the … Continue reading Review: Hilton Garden Inn Glasgow

3 quick tasty dinners for busy ladies

Working hard doesn't mean you have to eat crap!  There's a certain amount of planning that goes into my weekly shop, to ensure I've ordered the essentials, but also so I can plan what I'm eating - normally this depends on what I've got on during the day and if hubby is eating at home … Continue reading 3 quick tasty dinners for busy ladies