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Piper's Pick | Red Hot Chilli Pipers

Did you catch that? Pipers, not Peppers.

Last Wednesday, Emily and I packed our kilts and made the 240 km journey from “the Burg” to “the Borough” – Peterborough, Ontario – to see the Canadian debut performance of the Red Hot Chilli Pipers. 143 more words

Bagpipes

Winter Youth

Your ego is shatter resistant

Reflected in the ice sculpture that is your heart

You give society the cold shoulder

As you glide like a swan through the palace of winter… 58 more words

Poetry

Wildlife sightings 26 Feb

Sightings – Maggie Sheddan

The Bass Rock – Yes, the gannets have landed!

It’s like a countdown each morning waiting for the 10:00 switch on. Have they landed yet? 578 more words

Significant Songs (71)

Digging Your Scene

Around the same time as the previous entry in this series, I became aware of a band called The Blow Monkeys. They were fronted by a stylish Scottish singer called Bruce Howard, who used the name Dr. 148 more words

Nostalgia And Reflections

Betty's Cheese Savouries

Contributor: Debbie Verdaguer, from Scotland / Catalonia
What’s the background to this dish?

This was a recipe my mum gave me. She used to make them when she had friends round and we used to get to have a couple before they arrived. 190 more words

Pastry