Around Dundee

  • Charting New Waters – Gallery Exhibition

    Yesterday, I found myself at the McManus Gallery in the Centre of Dundee. I had heard of the new exhibition ‘Charting New Waters‘ and it seemed fascinating, so I figured I’d head over to take a look. The exhibition has a collection of model ships, paintings and even a pair of shoes. It celebrates Dundee’s […]

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  • Dundee Comics Expo

    On Saturday all hands were on deck as I was working at the Dundee Comics Expo; the mini convention taking place across from Dee Con 2014. It was fun to arrive early on in the day and see the Cosplayers roll up en-mass to queue for entry to Dee Con.  There were some really fun […]

  • Kimchi

    No, I haven’t dropped off the face of the earth, although given how long it’s been since my last post, you could be forgiven for wondering. As ever, life has been flying by, with its usual diet of classes, panic about my SSC report, writing up case discussions and clerkings, and somewhere in the middle […]

  • Sweets and Other Unhealthy Things!

    Just thought I’d review a variety of snack-y foods which I have tried throughout last semester. Some are good for sharing with people or the best choice from campus vending machines or a waste of money! Hope you find it interesting! Cafe Nero – Red Velvet cake, Coffee cake and White Chocolate mocha   I […]

  • 3 weeks of freedom

    Having 3 weeks of holiday and nowhere to go has been a rather unusual experience for me. During my working life I usually managed to squeeze as much travelling as possible out of my vacation allowance, meaning that I very rarely spent free time at home relaxing. Even when I left the office and moved […]

  • Camperdown ParkRun

    Rather than writing a list of resolutions that I’m unlikely to stick to, I decided to try and start the year as I hope to go on! So rather than promising myself that I’d start running regularly again, I bit the bullet and dragged myself out of bed on New Year’s morning, despite the late […]