Auchterarder Archives - Auchterarder

Visit Auchterarder This Bank Holiday

It looks like this Bank Holiday Monday is going to be another beautiful day of sunshine.  A great day to get out an about and explore the Scottish countryside. If you are travelling between Perth and Stirling, why not drop into Auchterarder and sample the delights of a traditional Scottish High Street?  With free parking, Read more about Visit Auchterarder This Bank Holiday[…]

Auchterarder Easter Scavenger Hunt

Looking for something to do with the kids during the Easter Holidays?  Why not take part in the Auchterarder Easter Scavenger Hunt? Designed by our friends at Fawkes Studios to allow the whole family to take part all you need is the clue list and and your phone or digital camera to photograph the answers. Read more about Auchterarder Easter Scavenger Hunt[…]

Spring Has Come To Auchterarder

What a beautiful day to be out and about in Auchterarder.  Whether you are looking to do some shopping or spoil yourself in one of our cafes, today is a great day to come and visit the High Street. Did you know that Marie from Great British Bake Off has a delightful shop and café Read more about Spring Has Come To Auchterarder[…]

Calling All The Single Ladies

This year why not celebrate “Anti Valentines” starting with this unique cake from Marie’s Little Cake Shop in Auchterarder.   Marie has come up with a great way to celebrate singledom this Valentines Day with her unique “No Entry Cupid” cake.   Speaking to Marie this week she was quick to remind me that they are Read more about Calling All The Single Ladies[…]

Real Men Do Their Christmas Shopping in Auchterarder

We all know what a struggle it can be for the guys to get the ladies a Christmas present that they will love.  How many sweaters, scarves, red underwear sets and soap sets have ladies received over the years because their other halves had hit desperation point?  How many guys are sitting reading this dreading Read more about Real Men Do Their Christmas Shopping in Auchterarder[…]

Hot Chocolate at Marie’s Little Cake Shop

Hot Chocolate is just the best thing on a cold and wet morning in Scotland.  Thankfully here in Auchterarder it is something that is readily available.  Yesterday I was lucky enough to be able to spend some time at Marie’s Little Cake Shop.  A place of wonder for those who enjoy sampling expert baking and Read more about Hot Chocolate at Marie’s Little Cake Shop[…]

Picture looking in the door of Culdees Treasures.

Auchterarder Adventure – Culdees Treasures

Out and about again, this time to Blackford where I met with Eileen Coffield of Culdees Treasures.  Open this weekend as part of the Perthshire Open Studios event.  Eileen offers a variety of mediums, working with painted and dyed fabric, wool and paper through to wire and beads. Producing an eclectic range of jewellery, fabric Read more about Auchterarder Adventure – Culdees Treasures[…]

Picture of hand crafted glass dragonfly by Catriona Studio

Auchterarder Adventure – Catriona Studio

Today’s second Auchterarder Adventure was to Catriona Studio where I met up with Gail Stirling Robertson who showed me round.  The Studio is open Saturday and Sunday as part of the Perthshire Open Studios event.           Catriona Studio combines the work of Gail Stirling Robertson and Lorna Catriona Radbourne. Vibrant, quirky Read more about Auchterarder Adventure – Catriona Studio[…]