In Touch OK, folks. Here follows a little sermon about your impending death. It’s coming. Maybe not today, maybe not tomorrow, but soon and for the rest of lifelessness. My simple plea is to think about it, talk to people about it, and be clear what you want to happen when it arrives. The reason …

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Herringbone I’ve been meaning to jump on a train to North Berwick for quite a while with a visit to Herringbone high on my list. But then they decided to open a branch in Goldenacre which made a visit entirely more likely so I took a trip there on the Friday of a long, long …

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Cafe Montagu It seemed fitting to round out my month of #dumpthejunk, during which I ate no late-night pizza and nary a munchy box came close to my lips, with a healthy “power breakfast” of yoghurt, seeds, nuts, banana and honey.Exterior The purveyor of this fine bowl of healthiness was Cafe Montagu, just along from …

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Out of the Box From the folks behind popular breakfast spot Cafe Blue Bear comes a new coffee and events catering van – well, horsebox – called Out of the Box.Box Trading most days from a pitch in Inverleith Park, I popped along on a sunny Wednesday to check out their wares. The horsebox is …

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