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Blogging

Plugins: My Favourite and Why I Use It

Everybody needs to use a plugin or two when they are blogging, don’t they? I, personally, try to use as few plugins as possible, so as to keep my website running at maximum efficiency. Out of the vast array of available plugins, my favourite has to be the free Yoast SEO plugin for WordPress. This […]

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Blogging

To Blog or Not to Blog? That Is The Question!

Blogging seems to be the “in” thing at the moment. Everywhere I go, people are talking about it. It makes you think, perhaps I should start a blog. Anyway, this is what made me curious and, consequently, start my blog. Starting a blog is, to me, like claiming my little bit of the so-called “world […]

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Edinburgh

Birthday Lunch in Edinburgh, Contini Style

Well, I reached the age on my birthday, earlier this year, where I now qualify for a Scottish National Entitlement Card. The so-called, Saltire Card, enables me to travel for free on buses throughout Scotland. As a bonus, also on the trams in Edinburgh. I used my birthday present from the council to travel free […]

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Edinburgh

The Scottish Café & Restaurant, Edinburgh

My wife and I had the great pleasure of dining, recently, at The Scottish Café & Restaurant. It nestles beneath the Scottish National Gallery on The Mound, just off Princes Street in Edinburgh. Opened in 2009, this sustainable restaurant is supplied by over 70 Scottish artisan traders. Anyway, “How was your experience?”, I hear you […]

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Edinburgh

Seal Concert at the Usher Hall, Edinburgh

My wife and I spent a great night out together at a concert on 10 February 2018. We went to see, award-winning English singer/songwriter, Seal. The venue; the beautiful Edwardian building, known as The Usher Hall, in Edinburgh, Scotland. This is Scotland’s only five-star concert hall, boasting amazing acoustics, and has hosted concerts since 1914. […]

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Blogging

The Wonderful Art of Blogging

Well, here I am, sitting in front of my laptop on a Wednesday evening, contemplating my next blog post. I aim to post at least once a week. That way, I can keep up the momentum and, hopefully, not fail in the wonderful art of blogging. Firstly, I had intended to focus my post on […]