Copland’s Cookin: Broccoli and Stilton Soup

  For Four: 1 small onion 1 stalk and broccoli head 1 celery stalk 2 cloves of garlic 2 Large potatoes 50-100g stilton blue 100g of butter 10-25ml of oil Salt and pepper Optional Ingredients (for four): 200ml of double cream 5g of dried mixed herbs 5g dried oregano 5g dried coriander 5g celery salt … Continue reading Copland’s Cookin: Broccoli and Stilton Soup

Food Review – Cafe Koko

This review is from a meal we had at Cafe Koko, Kilmarnock on Wednesday 18th September 2019. Enjoy! Before we get started you can check out their Menu, for an idea of the prices and food on offer. So instead of ordering a full meal we decided to just order a dessert this time. So … Continue reading Food Review – Cafe Koko

Food Review – The coffee Press

This review is from a meal we had at The Coffee Press, Kilmarnock on Monday 16th September 2019. Enjoy! Main – Haggis and Cheese Toastie Thomas: I like haggis but I don't usually combine it with cheese, and I don't think I've ever actually had it in a toastie before, but that's apparently a mistake on … Continue reading Food Review – The coffee Press

Book Review: Love’s Long Road by G.D. Harper

So if you read these reviews with the diligence that I hope my blog inspires in you then you’ll be familiar with this introduction, but I include it just so you are all aware. Anyway, this review is part of a blog tour for Rachel’s Random Resources. This isn’t the first time I’ve been involved … Continue reading Book Review: Love’s Long Road by G.D. Harper

Book Review: A Fool’s Circle by Suzanne Seddon

I’ve had this one on the roster for a while but for one reason or another it’s been delayed, I however got an email a few days ago reminding me so I thought finally upload it, along with my apologies for taking so long to get this up on the site. Anyway A Fool’s Circle … Continue reading Book Review: A Fool’s Circle by Suzanne Seddon

Product Review: Mikado vs Hello Panda

Mikado or as it is known in the non European market Pocky (named for Pokkin or ポッキン which is a Japanese onomatopoeic word for the noise when they are bitten) is a product of Ezaki Glico Co, Ltd. A Japanese food manufacturer based in Osaka. If you're interested, Mikado, Pocky's name in the western market … Continue reading Product Review: Mikado vs Hello Panda

Product Review: M&M’s

So most if not all of you will be familiar with M&M's, but if you're not then they are small, multi-coloured candies, similar in size and shape to skittles. M&M's are made by Mars Incorporated, an American manufacturer of a variety of products including confectionery such as Galaxy, Hubba Bubba, Mars, Milky Way, Skittles and … Continue reading Product Review: M&M’s

Band Interview: Static Satellites

Tell me about yourselves? How did you all meet? Where are you all from? Ciaran - Ross and Sam have known each other since they were in school and Ally and I are sort of cousins. I say sort of because it is an ongoing debate whether we are or not, basically my great aunt … Continue reading Band Interview: Static Satellites

Band Interview: Dead Artist Club

Tell me about yourselves? How did you all meet? Where are you all from? We are a Pop Grunge duo from Edinburgh and we met through Instagram. What are your names and what position do you have in the band? Lauren - It’s funny, we both have almost the same name. Lauren C Black & … Continue reading Band Interview: Dead Artist Club

Product Review: Koka Noodles

So I want to say before I start that Koka Noodles by and large are among the best Noodle brands out there. Now a little bit about them and the company that makes them. Koka are a brand of instant noodles, available both as packets or cup noodles. They are manufactured by Tat Hui Pte. … Continue reading Product Review: Koka Noodles

Interview with Ken Johnson (Heritage House Books LLC)

How many manuscripts do you accept each month on average? Right now, we are just starting out. We presently have three manuscripts approved and two more on the way. Do any of the accepted manuscripts not move on to publishing? Again, we are new so this is not an issue. With that said, publishing is … Continue reading Interview with Ken Johnson (Heritage House Books LLC)

Author Interview: Ken Johnson

Tell me about yourself? And what made you want to be a writer? My name is Ken Johnson. I live just a few miles outside of America's first of Pensacola, Florida. I started college at the age of 16. Aside from an AA degree from Pensacola Junior College (n/k/a Pensacola State College), a BA in … Continue reading Author Interview: Ken Johnson

Newmilns Food Festival 2019

Newmilns Food Festival is an annual festival in Newmilns established back in 2016 by the Newmilns Regeneration Association. It is returning again for a fourth year, with plans for it to be bigger and better than ever before. At the Newmilns Food Festival, there will be nearly 100 quality food and drink stalls and vendors … Continue reading Newmilns Food Festival 2019

Food Review – Unity Grill

This review is from a meal I had at Unity Grill, Ayr on Thursday 14th August 2019. Enjoy! Before we get started you can check out their Menu, for an idea of the prices and food on offer.     Main – BLT with Sourdough Bread The Bacon was superb and it really complimented the … Continue reading Food Review – Unity Grill

Food Review – The coffee Trader

This review is from a meal we had at The Coffee Trader, Kilmarnock on Thursday 8th August 2019. Enjoy! Before we get started check out this menu, I wasn’t happy with the photos I took of the menu so I had to take the menu off their website instead so some of the prices may … Continue reading Food Review – The coffee Trader