Yoga for Winter

During the winter months, many of us can struggle to keep a positive frame of mind. The weather is generally cold, damp, heavy and often windy, and the sky cloudy. Let’s face it – we lack energy! In Ayurveda, winter is the month when our Kapha Dosha elements become aggravated, so a Kapha pacifying routine,…

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Festive Living

Christmas 2021 will inspire feelings of hope and happiness more than ever before, and transforming your home into a winter wonderland is a great way to embrace the festive spirit. Of course, the way to think about Christmas tree trends is that there are some staples that never go out of style. Twinkly lights, gleaming…

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Winter Wonderland at Gosford

Gosford House offers a tasteful take on the classic festive experience as it welcomes East Lothian’s first Winter Wonderland. The beautiful Gosford House in East Lothian will play host to Scotland’s newest Winter Wonderland. Event designers Rogue Village and Rogue City will create a vintage-inspired Christmas experience befitting of its historical backdrop. It will feature…

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Vegetarian Christmas Pie

Christmas has become a much more mindful affair, and for many, it’s about helping the less fortunate and making this special time of year as magical as possible. The same goes for Christmas lunch. These days more and more people are choosing not to eat meat, which, if you’re not a seasoned vegetarian cook, can…

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Why You Need A Culinarian

The Collins English Dictionary defines ‘culinarian’ as a person skilled in cookery. And as the memories of celebrations and gatherings start to return – think; people laughing, music playing, a cork popping, the clink of ice. East Lothian-based Culinarians are just the ticket for helping you rediscover the joy of dining with friends and family…

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It’s the Thought That Counts

Bernie Rowen-Ross tells us a present you make is so much better than one you buy. So give the gift of love this Christmas with handmade or artisan gifts.   Can you believe it’s winter already? For many of us, Christmas shopping or gift making is in full swing. The joy of handmade is, it…

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Love and Cherish who you are Right Now

As the year comes to a close, could being our own best friend be the real gift of Christmas asks Bernadette Petrie. Several years ago, I received a special gift when out walking on the beach with one of my dearest friends. We met as first-time expectant mothers when my husband and I lived on…

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