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Summer Holidays · Work and Kids · Your Survival Guide

For the last 2 years I've written a blog ranting about how hard the summer holidays can be if you are self-employed and have kids to look after. (Read these blogs here and here). This year it's all been a whole lot better and I have actually really enjoyed the holidays, even though I've been working and looking after the kids.  There are 2 reasons for this: 1. My kids are older (10, 11 and 13). They have been incredibly good at entertaining themselves.  For those of you who still have very young children, please know that it does get easier!  When they are very young it is VERY HARD and you're doing a great job.  It's not said enough to parents so...

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Spice Pots at Fringe By the Sea - North Berwick - 2019

Fringe By the Sea 2019 Would you like us to cook a curry for you?  We are cooking curry for 10 days in North Berwick at Fringe By the Sea.  This fantastic event brings such a buzz to an already buzzing little sea-side town.  Rocking music, talks, comedy, stuff for the kids, it's all going on!   This is one of our favorite times of the year where we get out from behind our desks, cook like crazy and meet our lovely customers face to face.  Every day from Friday 2nd August until Sunday 11th August, we will have our little kitchen down at the Harbour and be ready to serve you food from midday every day *.  We've got delicious samosas (made by...

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Celebrating the Natural Larder of Scotland and the Royal Highland Show

This week we are talking all things Scottish to celebrate the 179th Royal Highland Show, near Edinburgh this weekend..  A show celebrating the best of food, farming and rural life. This is the 4th year that we have exhibited on the stand of East Lothian Food and Drink and we are proud to share the stand with East Lothian's best producers and produce. See our blog post about these incredible producers here. If you are coming to the show, come and see us!  We are excited to share that we are running a massive Special Show Offer of 2 for 1 on absolutely everything allowing you to make huge savings!  See details below. To celebrate all the wonderful food that is Scotland's...

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