Ran across this Flash Scottish trivia game promoting Scottish tourism and couldn’t resist linking. Test your knowledge on topics like Braveheart, Charles Rennie McIntosh, and the Loch Ness Monster etc. The game/site/etc. are all tied into New York Tartan Week, which we’ll unfortunately miss due to being on the other coast this year.
Friday night at the local Home Depot (the U.S. equivalent of B&Q complete with the bright orange color scheme), we happened upon this art exhibit/car. I especially love the elephant on the front bumper. Michael notes that in most other countries it’d be illegal to have a vehicle like this on the road, because a […]
Ran across this burning question (and answer) today on Ask Yahoo! It’s a question that surely passed through the heads of many of the American ladies at our wedding. 🙂
Just a little update for those of you who want to know how it’s going and how I’m feeling. Right now, I’m feeling lots of little kicks — which is really lovely. A few other points. Maternitywear is a must. I’m fooling myself if I think I can fit into anything non-maternity, save elastic-waisted pants […]
The Scottish Biscuit. For our American viewers, a biscuit is what you call a cookie. Example: Oreos, Chips Ahoys (a fav of mine), Girl Scout cookies. A biscuit in Scotland is a Digestive, Rich Tea, or if you’re a good boy, a Chocolate Digestive, Kit Kat, or a Jaffa Cake. Do you know it costs […]