It was back to work with a bump, today. The bump was slightly hangover shaped, as in my usual nonsensical fashion, I’d waited until the last night of my time off work to go out and drink deeply from the trough of alcoholic delights. To offset my feelings of poor health, I was considering a …

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This is more of a thank you than a review, I guess, but it seemed only fitting to share some photos from our little trip to Ghillie Dhu, the other night. They laid on a buffet for our friend and veggie correspondent, Sandra’s leaving do. And it was quite a spread! I sampled a little …

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Eat

Having completed the formalities of check-in, at Edinburgh Airport, and finding myself hungry, I pondered the options of where to grab something quick and filling. I ate at Thermidors Seafood Bar, last time, so this time I thought I’d try Eat, not least because it’s an MJ favourite, but also Danielle from Edinburgh Foody expressed …

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Ah, the joys of Istanbul in July. What greater pleasure does life hold? Well, maybe only being able to share Istanbul in July with my fellow quester, MJ, rather than once more having to set off on holiday while she remains trapped in visa limbo.Hazelnuts This trip to Istanbul marked the first occasion when I’ve …

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With the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics just hours away, it is rather fitting that the British Medical Journal (BMJ) recently published an article questioning the need for sports drinks during exercise. For years we have heard about the importance of staying hydrated, and particularly the importance of athletes maintaining hydration for better …

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