Introducing chocolate to your whisky…

I love it when two distinct themes come together!  Just as I thought there was sooooo much to learn about whisky… chocolate makes an appearance.  Mix them together and you create magic! Mixing… Continue reading

Smashing in at 1st place…. The Macallan Sienna..

The Macallan Sienna… Sweet, spicy, sensational!! Sienna is part of The Macallan 1824 series – no age statement- alongside Gold, Amber and Ruby. I was introduced to my new favourite whisky on my very… Continue reading

Are you communicating effectively? Part 1/3

Originally posted on Adele Goodfellow:
I’ve learned over the years communication is the most important skill in both your personal and professional life.  You could be the most intelligent and capable person in…

My top 3 whiskies…

I’ve been immersing myself in the whisky world for a wee while now.  The favourites are starting to make an appearance.  Here’s the whiskies that have made it into my top 3, so… Continue reading

Mixing whisky with stars…

Really? I know!  What a bizarre (but fun) combination… Last week, I went along with a friend from work (Alastair- big whisky and science fan) to a whisky/science evening at the Glasgow Science… Continue reading

Glengoyne Distillery and Edinburgh whisky meet ups

A short 30 minute bus trip from Glasgow Buchanan bus station, passing intertwining hills and windy country roads…  BANG! You’ve reached your destination…. The Glengoyne Distillery. Discovered in 1833, it is known for… Continue reading

What scotch whisky character would you take to a party?

Shortly, I’ll be launching myself into the whisky industry.  My blog will be taking a new direction and whisky will be making a big appearance, alongside communications chat. I’ve recently been immersing myself… Continue reading

What to do when setting up a social enterprise

On Friday, I attended my last Big Lottery event… ever!  Strive (a support network for social enterprises in East Lothian) held their quarterly network meeting. I couldn’t think of a better event to… Continue reading

What’s holding you back in life? 

I had the pleasure of welcoming William Cassels to Glasgow Toastmasters this week. Bill left Scotland in 1956 to live in Canada. At the time he had a really bad speech impediment and… Continue reading

Jumping on the ‘social media awareness day’ bandwagon

You will have noticed a lot of organisations are using awareness days within their social media content. It’s the most vanilla and unimaginative thing you can do for your organisations social media activity.… Continue reading