And Owners Welcome To

From humble beginnings as a pop-up shop, NB Dogs has fast become East Lothian’s premier dog boutique, welcoming dogs of all shapes, sizes and temperaments (and their humans too!). one-stop-shop for the discerning mutt (and other creatures)-about-town! Tucked into a corner of Fenton Barns Retail Village is NB Dogs – an independent retailer of premium…

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‘Tis the Season…

…to eat like all your waistbands are elasticated – cue East Lothian’s Lewis & Clarke’s Christmas hampers and festive afternoon teas to help you do just that. The concept of hampers originally started in France and the baskets full of treats were introduced to Britain in the 11th century. But it was not until the…

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What is Chalk Paint

From novice DIY’ers to experienced artists, everyone seems to be embracing the use of chalk paint. But what exactly is it? And is it really as easy to use as everyone says? We spoke to Keith Milligan, owner and founder of 2nd Time Round to find out. No, it’s not chalkboard paint nor a pavement…

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Festive Living

Christmas is just around the corner, but you don’t need to fret if you’re feeling unprepared because there’s still plenty of time to get festive and break out the decorations. Jasmyn Hunter, Marketing Manager at Time and Tide shares her favourite pieces. Between preparing the food, attending Yuletide dos and buying your loved ones’ presents,…

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Crafty Community

Craft encourages us to think, learn and create in new and innovative ways. And, the creative bunch at North Berwick’s Rock and Bird have many an arty trick up their sleeves to encourage art and craft in our local community. Situated on North Berwick’s high street, Rock and Bird is not only a gem of…

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Win Six Beatitude Body Oil Baubles

Simply email your address to be entered into the prize draw to win six Beatitude Body Oil Baubles worth £72. Each bauble contains a 20ml body oil and will make the perfect stocking filler or just look gorgeous on your tree. email your name and address to: info@beatitudeproducts.com  entries must be received by: midnight, 20 December 2019…

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Keep Calm this Christmas

It’s meant to be a time of good cheer, relaxation and celebration, but for many, Christmas can be supremely stressful. So, it’s particularly important to take a moment to relax, and there’s no better way to calm the mind and relax the body than by taking an aromatherapy bath. Yes, taking a good soak in…

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Celebrate Winter Traditions

Bernie Rowen-Ross tells us many of the traditions we follow at Christmas have passed to Christianity from other older practices. Not everyone celebrates Christmas, and I often wonder about the traditions which have passed to Christianity from other older practices. One of those is the shortest day – the winter equinox which falls on either…

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