Edinburgh Eats · Food and Drink

Mixing Traditional and… Not-so-Traditional

As I mentioned in my last post, Mr OneBigStressball and I moved to a new flat a couple of weeks ago, and we have been taking our time exploring the surrounding eateries. When we lived in our old flat, I was always reluctant to walk too far to find a good restaurant (I get really…… Continue reading Mixing Traditional and… Not-so-Traditional

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Working From Home – Week 13 Acknowledging my White Privilege

I am mixed race. There. I said it. It’s usually a burning question people have when they first meet me, but they never know how to ask and it’s usually me who brings it up, easing their curiosity and leaving them with a sense of smugness that they knew I am mixed – bonus points…… Continue reading Working From Home – Week 13 Acknowledging my White Privilege

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Working From Home – Week 11 ***EDUCATE EDUCATE EDUCATE***

Week 11 has come and gone and the world just seems to be going from bad to worse. This week I simply want to implore everyone to educate themselves. Take the opportunities to have conversations about race, privilege and systematic inequalities, and take a look at yourself and your own behaviour. If you like to…… Continue reading Working From Home – Week 11 ***EDUCATE EDUCATE EDUCATE***

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Opening Our Own Pizzeria…

Please don’t take that title too seriously, Mr OneBigStressball and I are barely in a financial position to buy our own place, let alone open a full blown restaurant. We have, however, been making loads of pizza at home – with yeast and everything! (There is no shirking on the details when Mr OneBigStressball has…… Continue reading Opening Our Own Pizzeria…