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    Sep
    20
    2017

    After a year and a half in Edinburgh, Im assured Id still not be mistaken for a local as I dont yet detest the Edinburgh Fringe. I also dont understand pies. Why does everything here have to be a pie? Meat pie, Scotch pie, ...


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     20-09-17

     Edinburgh, Fringe Festival

    Categories: Edinburgh

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    Nov
    13
    2016

    When I lived in Galway I had to go to the Cliffs of Moher a lot. Initially of my own volition, then eventually because everyone who came to Galway wanted to go. This is roughly how it happened:...


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     13-11-16

     Arthur's Seat,Edinburgh, Cliffs of Moher

    Categories: Edinburgh

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    Aug
    18
    2016

    Im not great with plants. I like the idea of growing my own herbs, like Jamie Oliver, but it never really looks like Jamie Olivers herb garden. I once kept a parsley plant alive for about 9 months but really, for the last four it was practically begging me to let it die....


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     18-08-16

     Plants, herbs, food, cooking

    Categories: Edinburgh, culinary, food

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    May
    22
    2016

    Some absolute legend of a prankster switched all the doormats around in our apartment building. So now we have a thick luxurious mat, and two doors down is stuck with our threadbare, furled mat. More hilariously, this rogue decided that...


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     22-05-16

     Edinburgh

    Categories: Edinburgh

  • test
    Apr
    10
    2016

    I got a job in Edinburgh so we moved here yesterday. Our reasoning was that wed moved to Australia with a suitcase-worth of stuff, and that was fine. So really, bringing the car on the ferry was just so we could get the car over, not so we could bring 400kg of belongings....


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     10-04-16

     Edinburgh, ferry

    Categories: Edinburgh

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