Mother India, Edinburgh

I've lost my voice. I guess it's a sign of a good party when you can't talk for the next two days. At the Christmas dinner a couple of years ago I arrived at the B&B and accidentally went into someone else's room and drank their sherry. Thankfully nothing like that happened this year except for… Continue reading Mother India, Edinburgh

Automatticians in Edinburgh

I have had a sensational afternoon, evening, and day in Edinburgh with an amazing group of coworkers. We started with ice-skating at the outdoor rink for the Christmas markets. It was packed! Way more packed than I was expecting but lots of fun nevertheless. Then we had dinner at Mother India and a small group of… Continue reading Automatticians in Edinburgh

How many outfits can I wear in one day?

It's my work Christmas party in Edinburgh tonight and I'm very excited. Last year we went to York and this year there are so many more of us that we've split up into two groups - one down south and one up north. I'm off to the Edinburgh one today. The best thing about my job are… Continue reading How many outfits can I wear in one day?

Edinburgh Christmas market

I'm writing this on the train back to Aberdeen. We had a fantastic day in Edinburgh today. The Christmas markets just began this week and they are wonderful. We went on the ferris wheel and it was a gorgeous day which meant we had spectacular views from the top. There's an outdoor skating rink there which I couldn't… Continue reading Edinburgh Christmas market

Edinburgh WordCamp 2015

I'm in Edinburgh. We all came down for the weekend so that I could attend the Edinburgh WordCamp today and it was terrific. How cool is this Scottish bag-pipe-playing Waapu? Skyscanner HQ provided the venue. Skyscanner started with just four employees working out of a tiny office in Leith. They now have several offices all over the… Continue reading Edinburgh WordCamp 2015