Cramond Island Walk – Edinburgh’s Riviera

Cramond Stones

When we decided to finally move from central Scotland into Edinburgh we were overwhelmed trying to decide what area to settle down into.  We loved the areas of Broughton, Stockbridge, Morningside, Bruntsfield, Marchmont, and The New Town but couldn’t find the right combination of space, parking and price.  So, we ventured to new territory around … Read more…

Urban Step Class – No Such Thing as a Normal Walk in Edinburgh!

The First Step

Edinburgh is built on seven hills and that can mean only one thing – if you want to walk or cycle – you need to master the climbs!  But in Edinburgh it’s not just steep sloping streets you have to contend with – there are also STEPS…..lots of STEPS!!!  Most old towns in Scotland have … 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…