Category Archives: Scottish Field Site Blog

Tropical Scotland

Tropical Scotland

It may seem that the sun is only ever a brief visitor to our shores, but even if your holiday plans don’t involve more than a quick camping trip to the wonderful west coast, it’s time to think about protecting your skin. Tropic Tinted Skin Shade is a tinted facial sunscreen with factor 50 protectionContinue Reading

Butchery at Balgove

Balgove Larder is currently running a range of butchery masterclasses from its steak barn and farm shop near St Andrews. In an effort to keep pace with current food trends for sustainability and provenance, I signed up and found myself driving over the Forth Bridge on a glorious Saturday morning while mentally preparing myself toContinue Reading

Homecoming

Homecoming

It would be difficult not to be inspired by Scotland’s landscapes and nature and growing up surrounded by this certainly left its mark on Rachel Devine. The entrepreneurial designer behind Tir Dhàimh (homeland in Gaelic), a new lifestyle brand is coming home to Scotland to launch her label and a range of scarves, candles andContinue Reading

Madeira for it

There’s something special about islands, isn’t there?  A unique feeling of solitude, a deeply ingrained sense of security and an exotic charm that only comes from being surrounded on all sides by the ocean. The island of Madeira is situated in the Atlantic, north-west of the Canary Islands and close enough to Africa to ensureContinue Reading

From Infiniti to beyond

You may recognise the name Infiniti, probably because it is emblazoned all over the four in a row F1 Constructors World Champions Red Bull, today Infiniti are still involved in F1, sponsoring the Renault team. Did you know that Sebastion Vettel was Director of Performance, and who wouldn’t want an F1 champion involved when itContinue Reading