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Long weekends and Birthday picnics

Hello everyone, how are you all? It's been a busy few months for me so last weekend was a welcome break from the craziness of day to day life as we tootled off in our VW Beetle to celebrate my 29th birthday. This year we took a visit to the beautiful Ettington Park Hotel near… Continue reading Long weekends and Birthday picnics

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Elderflower Champagne

My recipe for elderflower champagne is a simple and easy one for any and all to follow - though I do warn you, it won’t last long once it’s ready to drink and you’ll be wishing you made more! For the recipe you will need... 6 Elderflower heads1TBSP of Apple Cider Vinegar1 pint hot water… Continue reading Elderflower Champagne

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Wiltshire Wildlife – An Instagram takeover

The countryside is a beautiful and unique place and we’re extremely fortunate here in the UK to have some of the most diverse and beautiful wildlife habitats on earth! Regardless of where we live or what we do there is always time to explore a nearby nature reserve, be it an early morning stroll before… Continue reading Wiltshire Wildlife – An Instagram takeover

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A new decade

Hello friends and Happy New Decade! I can hardly believe we're already well into the swing of January and Christmas seems like years away, when in actual fact it was three weeks! I have to say, given where Jon and I were a few years ago we are so pleased to be looking forward and… Continue reading A new decade

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Time in my childhood home

Sometimes there's nothing nicer than being back at your parents house and falling back into the routine of being a teenager again, cuddling the dogs all the time, not having to do washing (thank you mum) and overall, feel like I'm staying in a hotel! But I suppose that's the nostalgia talking, it's still nice… Continue reading Time in my childhood home

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Coastal Autumn Getaways

Hi Everyone! Sorry for the silence on here the last few weeks, I had some stuff come up the beginning of September so had to put the blog on hold, but I'm back and just in time for pumpkin spice & all things hygge with a trip to Norway, two trips to Germany and an… Continue reading Coastal Autumn Getaways