The Easter Rising

  In this weeks instalment of the Scottish History series we take a look at one of the most famous socialist and trade union leaders from Edinburgh who led the Easter Rising in Dublin,1916. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, James Connolly is a particular controversial individual who led a small rebellion in Dublin, Ireland. At the…

Flowers and a cup of coffee on a table. A woman's hand is reaching for the cup of coffee. Representing Mother's Day.

Celebrate Mother’s Day At Home

As Mother’s day is approaching, are you prepared to celebrate? Despite the circumstances we are still in, holidays such as this one, are all about bringing us together. They give us an amazing chance to slip out of our usual routine and show appreciation for our loved ones. This is our short guide on how…

Christmas Decoration

Christmas Gift Ideas for 2020

It is the most wonderful time of the year again! We can all agree 2020 was not a typical year, however, we can all keep our Christmas spirits up! Gift-giving is a great opportunity to end the year by remembering our loved ones and get busy with wrapping some presents. We at Cooper Cottages have come…