Don’t tell Mama

A very bright friendly Greek cafe in Tollcross. Good coffee, lots of space, solid WiFi and some power plugs around. The carrot cake is amazing!

Baby box

A great initiative from the Scottish government, the baby box is provided free to any baby that is born in Scotland. It provides the basics clothes and accessories for the first months of your baby, the box can even be used as a small cot.

Paternity Leave

Back in September 26th my third daughter, Lea, was born. Since then I’ve been enjoying the very generous paternity leave provided by my employer, Automattic. They offer six months of fully paid paternity leave to any employee that works in the company for more than one year, independently of their location in the world. This…

Bross Bagels

Whenever I go to Amsterdam I normally stop on a Bagels and Beans and eat a delicious bagel from them. Back in Edinburgh up until now I struggled to find a good bagel place. This all changed today when I went to Bross Bagels in Portobelo. They have delicious bagels catering for all different kind…

Natural Selection

A great exhibition about birds nests and all the different ways birds do their nests. The photo above is an human sized reproduction of a nest that a bird does only to show off to a partner.