Back to School – Gin School that is!

Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit.    Wisdom is knowing not to put it in a Fruit Salad. Continual Personal Development or Lifelong Learning?  Call it what you will, but it’s clearly A THING. From ‘celebrities’ making Tangoed flat footed fools of themselves in front of millions of toe tapping viewers on Strictly Read More

Make your New Years Resolutions a success with Scottish Gin

If like me you’re contemplating the same old list of New Years Resolutions, knowing full well that most of them will be forgotten before the first pound is lost/saved/spent on more healthy food/or given to charity, you’ll also be sharing a familiar sense of futility.  So this year, how can we ensure we keep those Read More

Why surprise beats anticipation almost every time

Whether it’s news of a royal engagement, overnight snow turning the green and gold world of autumn into one of winter white, or simply that my car unexpectedly passed its MOT, I do love a good surprise. The lack of preamble or advance knowledge means you are forced to make your judgements quickly. I find Read More

Why Scotland’s Winter Gin Wonderland is the Perfect Christmas Gift for your Gin lover

Scotland can offer the perfect solution to your Christmas present worries as it becomes a gin lovers perfect winter wonderland. As the ski centres celebrate an early start to the season and Radio Two’s sweepstake on the first announcement of the snow gates closing the A939 Cockbridge to Tomintoul ending sooner than expected, it can Read More