This Christmas was my first one spent away from home. I had booked my plane ticket to arrive a couple of weeks before the holiday so I could settle in and save some money. I didn’t have anything planned for Christmas and was content to spend it treating myself to a nice meal, but my friend Hannah kindly invited me to spend it with her and her family up in the Highlands.Continue reading
I’m very happy to say that I’m back on Scottish soil! And not for a brief trip–I’m currently writing this post from my second floor flat in Edinburgh.Continue reading
It’s been a couple of weeks since I’ve returned from my whirlwind trip back to Scotland, and what a holiday it was.
In honor of the trip, this weekly feed is a roundup of highlights (of which there are many): Continue reading
After a whopping 15 weeks of research, writing, and revision, a completed dissertation has been handed in! All that’s left is a 20-minute presentation in front of a panel of gastro-peeps (also known as lecturers) and it is off to be marked. I analysed the marketing of cheese as well as the media’s coverage of cheese in Scotland and compared the two to see if cohesive messaging is being produced by the two camps or not. Continue reading