Minibreaking – Archerfield

Living out my lodge life dreams…  Ninety minutes from Glasgow, close to North Berwick, lies Archerfield, aka #goals.   Pulling up to this lodge was one of those fairytale moments – it is immense.  Spending the weekend here with my folks and my boys truly made memories that last forever.  From the colossal log cabin to the roaring log fire and waking…
View Post
Share:

Minibreaking – Crieff Hydro

Meet Eden.  You guys know by now how much I love a minibreak (although I’m not adverse to big breaks either…) and this past weekend we escaped to Crieff Hydro in Perthshire – only an hour and a half from Glasgow but deep, deep in the countryside.  Now the thing about this hotel is that you can really choose to get away from it…
View Post
Share:

Minibreaking – Ardoe House, Aberdeen

Give me a hotel that’s luxuy and dog friendly and I’ll be quite happy thank you very much.  Last weekend we spent the night at Mercure’s Ardoe House just outside Aberdeen, a part of the country I have never visited before.  Now to be completely honest, I had never really been overwhelmed with a burning desire to visit Aberdeen but a quick search…
View Post
Share:

Scottish beach tour – Balmedie

You know I’m a creature of habit.  I like what I like.  And I like beaches.  And this beach, this weekend, just shot waaaaay up my list. We found ourselves in Aberdeen for the weekend for a project, more on that later, and naturally I scoured the www for sand.  Balmedie beach came up trumps (somehow even that saying has…
View Post
Share:

Stobo Castle

That’s me, blissed out on a lounger, poolside at Stobo Castle…  I was lucky enough to receive an invite to Stobo Castle, the proud sponsors of Musselburgh Racecourse’s Ladies Day, so naturally I invited one of my fav ladies and off we went, roadtripping for a couple of hours to the borders where we pulled up at this beauty.  Of…
View Post
Share:

Looking for Something?