I'm a working mum writing about life in Edinburgh (and anywhere else we go) with two curious, adventurous, and imaginative children. Visit my blog at www.linzertortes.blogspot.co.uk. Follow me on Twitter: @LinzerLaw
Something Different for Christmas
The Edinburgh Colonies were built in the 19th century as homes for artisans and skilled working-class families.
Today they are still home to many creative and artistic people.