Why We Need Rain

By | July 16, 2018

In the UK, if there is one thing we are usually glad to see the back of, it is endless grey, dull days of rain. Several days of damp weather feel endless. But what we need to remember is just how valuable this rain is to us here in the UK. It is the ingredient… Read More »

How to REALLY Enjoy the Sun

By | June 29, 2018

(Without putting your skin at risk!) When the sun finally makes an appearance in the UK, we tend to throw caution to the wind, spending hours lapping up the warm rays without a second thought to how it may be damaging our skin. Sun IS good for you but… … like most things in life,… Read More »

Home Owners Checklist

By | April 16, 2018

There is a reason why the majority of people say that moving home is one of the most stressful times in your life. Not only is there are a variety of things to think about and plan for, but you need to ensure that you organise yourself, your family and your belongings too. Whether it… Read More »

Lancashire hotpot

By | April 16, 2018

We have usually headed outdoors by this time of year, but with the weather the way it is there is still comfort to be found in warming traditional dishes. Lancashire hotpot is a simple stew of lamb, onions and potatoes with minimal extras and seasonings. A few sprigs of thyme and a bay leaf, plus… Read More »