Tag: fair

  • Exclusively Highlands

    Exclusively Highlands

    Last Sunday we went to the Exclusively Highlands art, craft, and food fair at Kincardine Castle. This market travels around Scotland and sells exclusively locally made goods which is why I like it so much. There’s stuff there you can’t buy anywhere else and I always like looking at things people have made themselves. Kincardine […]

  • Snow, castles, and a squirrel mug

    Snow, castles, and a squirrel mug

    Snow or castle? That was the question we asked ourselves yesterday when deciding what to do today. Fortuitously, we got both at Castle Fraser. The snow we had this week hasn’t completely melted at Castle Fraser and we got a taste of it on our walk around the estate. Here’s the family portrait. And the […]

  • A deliberate deception

    I have a confession to make. It was the school fair¬†recently and we were asked to contribute some home baking to sell. I¬†bought a lemon cake from Marks & Spencer, took it out of its packaging and then wrapped it up in cling film to make it look like I’d made it. Then I gave […]