A wet wander around Tollcross = A KITCHEN DAY!!

Great ingredients - Great Inspiration - Great Results!!

Recipes: Chocolate Chia Mousse; Zingy Thai Broccoli Soup, Thai Udon Noodles I had my Thursday all planned out.  Leave the house at 9am to catch a bus to Murrayfield to help weed that section of the Water of Leith; head back into town to do some specialty food shopping; get home in time for my … Read more…

Getting Juicy with ‘Twist & Sprout’ – a guided, supported 7 day juice feast

Recipe for Juicing Success

Earlier this year I was sitting on a plane when I noticed across the aisle, a man a few rows ahead of me was watching a movie on his laptop.  From what I could see the movie was a documentary about health and fitness (my weakness!!) but the animation made it look like it was … Read more…

Nettles Sting!!! – Weeding along the Water of Leith

Volunteers at work

Well, you learn something new every day.  Today I learned several things: 1 – I learned what Himalayan Balsam looks like 2 – I learned that it likes to grow amongst nettles 3 – I learned that NETTLES STING!! I learned my lessons while volunteering for the Water of Leith Conservation Trust.  They help keep … Read more…