Posts Tagged “Aberdeen”

Moonfish Cafe

Moonfish Cafe

Moonfish Cafe is one of my favourite restaurants in Aberdeen. Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Union Street, the little restaurant has a relaxed, welcoming atmosphere, friendly staff and delicious food. The restaurant opened in 2004 and head chef Brian McLeish was a finalist in Masterchef: The Professionals 2014. I’m not going to lie, I…

Instagram Round Up #21

Instagram Round Up #21

1. Wild dolphin trail in Aberdeen 2 & 3. BBQ at Balmedie Beach 4. Afternoon tea at The Marcliffe 5. Hedgehog cupcakes 6. Delicious mojito chocolates from Hotel Chocolat! 7 & 8. Fyvie Castle 9, 10, 11 & 12. Edinburgh Festival 13. Chocolate shortbread 14, 15, 16 & 17. Caerphilly Castle 18. Tiger birthday cake…

Nick Nairn Cook School – The Perfect Steak

Nick Nairn Cook School – The Perfect Steak

Last Saturday, we spent the evening at Nick Nairn Cook School in Aberdeen. The smells drifting down from the upstairs classrooms when we walked in to the school set our stomachs rumbling before our class even started!The class began with a glass of wine for everybody and then we settled down to watch the chef…

Afternoon Tea at The Marcliffe

Afternoon Tea at The Marcliffe

A few weeks ago I was treated to afternoon tea at The Marcliffe Hotel on the outskirts of Aberdeen. The Marcliffe is a well known hotel up in Aberdeen, being the only 5 star hotel in the city. It really is a gorgeous hotel (I haven’t stayed overnight but have been for dinner and was…

Instagram Round Up #20

Instagram Round Up #20

1 & 2. Recent manicures 3. Ghost The Musical (amazing!) 4. Out for cocktails….. 5. Banoffee cupcakes 6. A stormy walk at Aberdeen Beach 7. Me and my sisters all dressed up for St David’s Day when we were little 8. Afternoon Tea with Mum and sisters 9. Berry and Balsamic Chocolate Mousse 10. Another…

Go Ape

Last weekend I visited Go Ape with a group of friends. The Go Ape site nearest to Aberdeen is in Crathes Castle, about 40 minutes drive from town.  After signing in at the centre and reading the rules of the course, our harnesses were fitted and we spent around half hour with our instructor Dave…

Instagram Round Up #12

1. My sister has lovely hair 🙂 2. Bought myself a cute cactus. 3. Belated Easter cupcakes. 4, 5, & 6. Day trip to London. 7. Yummy macaroons! 8. Picnic in sunny Aberdeen. 9. Lunch time gingerbread man.

Instagram Round Up #5

1. Halloween nails. 2. Tasty Maltesers hot chocolate. 3. International Street Market in Aberdeen. 4. Lunch in Giraffe. 5. Pic ‘n’ Mix before Skyfall! 6. Fireworks on the beach. 7. Suprise from Nick when I came in from work on my birthday! 8. Super cute cupcake bath bomb. 9. Pearls from my mum & stepdad…

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