MS Coffee

I’ve spoke before about the fact that I am thrilled and amazed by the fact that new coffeeshops keep opening up even in these difficult times. As a coffee lover and an explorer, I feel like a kid in a candy shop whenever I go to visit the new local café. In these gloomy and … More MS Coffee

Safe in my body

As I am nowadays a pretty body able person, a former dancer, a dance teacher, a Pilates and yoga instructor (etc.), it’s hard for people to imagine and for me to recall that I spent 3 years (not executive) of my life not being able to walk without the support of a cane/crutches. I also … More Safe in my body

The coffee trilogy

I first discovered No. 33 in Stockbridge over a year ago and it quickly became one of my favorite places in Edinburgh. The coffee, provided by Williams & Johnson was great, the décor, the music, and the vegan food options. I loved the ambiance and I would take myself and my laptop over to get … More The coffee trilogy

The Milkman

I have actually talked about “The Milkman” café in two previous posts, one of which was my Instagrammers’ guide to Edinburgh. The Milkman is an iconic coffee shop located in Old Town Edinburgh, right next to the Waverley train station and just down the road from the Royal Mile. A few weeks ago The Milkman … More The Milkman

Bump in the road

A few weeks back things started to fall apart in our apartment. The first thing was our blender, which short-circuited right before frying itself up. A few hours later the USB cable my phone charger just randomly tore. A few days after that (on a Friday, no less), our bathroom ceiling started leaking badly. As … More Bump in the road

Fortitude

When I first moved to Edinburgh I had prepared a list of cafes I wanted to visit. This was inspired by a research I had done online, plus the time I had spent in the city during my visits, a few months before I officially moved here. One name that appeared in almost every list … More Fortitude