Are you feeling the Christmas Spirit

Bernadette Petrie asks us to pay attention to how we feel at Christmas and into the coming year.. I was writing this piece, whilst sitting in a local café and  took the opportunity to ask a couple of fellow customers, (who both gave me lovely smiles as I glanced up) what they loved most about Christmas.…

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Yoga Boosters for Christmas

Christmas is upon us and, for many, it can be a very mixed time of year. Filled with laughter, a wonder of festive delights and all things sparkly. But, it can also be a time filled with an under-current of pressure on many different levels, and if left unmanaged can mess with our routines and…

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Smile Bright this Winter

While daily brushing and flossing will be enough for most us to keep our teeth and gums healthy, for others this might not be enough to smile confidently. According to a recent survey forty per cent of the UK population are unhappy with the appearance of their teeth. If you hide your teeth when you…

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The Perfect Trainer

For many the thought of spending an hour in the company of a personal trainer can be kind of daunting. Running on a treadmill or waving a kettle-bell around in the air while a total stranger in top physical condition looks at you? Well, that would be intimidating to anyone. The truth is, though, if…

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Helping You Achieve More, Live More, Play More

Finding more time in your day can often seem like an impossible feat. This is where Distinctive Assistants can help. Distinctive Assistants has been providing a trusted virtual PA service across Edinburgh and East Lothian for over ten years. At the heart of Andrea Webb’s business, is a simple mission – to create space for…

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Forever Kitchens

Kitchens used to be hidden-away work spaces, but today they’re rooms in which we spend huge amounts of time. Not only do they need to offer the preparation and cooking facilities to suit all the home’s occupants, but they must also be a stylish space, we enjoy being in. Choosing a new kitchen is one…

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Dry Fusion Carpet Cleaning for Christmas

There’s more to cleaning a carpet than just a once over with the vacuum cleaner. Every so often you need to give then a deep clean, and with Christmas fast approaching, it’s time to call in the professionals. Our carpets have to cope with a lot – mud, food, pet hair and worse! Nothing that…

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Winter Wardrobe from Wilkies

Autumn and winter has a way of sneaking up, and suddenly the frantic search for a cute winter jacket or pair of boots leads to some regrettable last-minute on-line purchases. Many of us are now more-or-less resigned to buying clothes online, but sometimes only a good old-fashioned trawl in an actual shop will do. Where…

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