Jasper’s Jottings: A Touch of the Orient

  • Posted on: 20/02/2021

Travel back 60 years with Muriel & Jasper in our weekly blog that combines humour and history….  All About The Birds “Do you want another tattie scone with yer breakfast Mr Wylie?” “Well, if it is going to waste Mrs …

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A Scotch and Polly at the Palais

  • Posted on: 13/02/2021

For the uninitiated, “polly” was the term used for Apollinaris mineral water, popular in whisky in the 1950s – even if it did come from the country that began the Last Unpleasantness. This week we join Muriel and Lady Pentland-Firth …

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From the Archives: Kissing Cousins

  • Posted on: 06/02/2021

We have quite a few new followers of the blog  and many of them are puzzled as to how Muriel has an American cousin. This week we have delve into the archives of the Muriel & Jasper blog to rediscover …

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Rough Towels and Noses

  • Posted on: 29/01/2021

This week’s blog from Muriel and Jasper takes us not only back 60 years, but also back to the 19th century and the remarkable career of her dear grandmother….  “The Glasgow Lady” has asked me to produce a further series …

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