Posts for #blogmanay

Hogmanay – Happy “Hoggo-nott”, “hoog min dag”, “oge maiden”and “Homme est né”

Tuesday 17th Oct 2017

The ancient Scottish celebration of Hogmanay has its origins in both Norse and Gaelic culture so it’s perhaps not surprising that drinking and feasting played a big part then as now in this ancient Yuletide festival. The dawning of a New Year has always been a time to celebrate, but in Scotland it’s THE biggest […]

A Moray #blogmanay

Thursday 2nd Jan 2014

Before we gallop off to Edinburgh and the Lothians for our January focus, I thought I’d take some time to round up last month’s featured region with my own #blogmanay post.  (If you haven’t heard of #blogmanay it’s a way of showcasing winter and Hogmanay in Edinburgh and across Scotland to the world – you […]