I always like to do something with my family for Halloween specifically something that involves walking in the countryside where we can be surrounded by all the beautiful shades of the autumnal leaves. This is without a doubt my favourite time of the year so I like to make the most of it. Somewhere we … More A Very Happy Halloween from Chatsworth…
Something I really look forward to all year is the annual Chatsworth Country Fair: I mean what could be better than a huge selection of the finest foods to sample and chose from, top celebrity chefs gracing us with their culinary skills, demonstrations and parades to watch with a glass of your fave, an array … More Chatsworth Country Fair welcomes Jessica Ennis-Hill and Paul Hollywood…
Hello wonderful readers, Welcome back to my blog, I am back and ready for the exciting summer break! So much to look forward too. Today I am going to be offering you the chance to win not one, but two tickets to the most amazing country event of the year – Chatsworth Country Fair which … More The Ultimate Country Fair Giveaway
Hello fellow readers, You probably weren’t aware but it was my birthday on Saturday. Lucky me, I made it to the grand old age of 33! Yippeee. Funnily enough my birthday happened to be on the same date as another event that was taking place at one of my all time my favourite haunts “Chatsworth … More Grand Birthday Celebrations
Back at Chatsworth House for Christmas First things first – Cadburys Hot Chocolate and a bit of shopping. We arrived early so it made sense to have a wander around the beautifully decorated courtyard. We bought some delicious hot chocolate and made use of the heated marquee/conservatory that Chatsworth now have in the courtyard. This … More A Christmas at Chatsworth – Tales from the River Bank
A “Happy Christmas” hello to you all, So I thought I better go shopping for those Christmas essential items that I have been meaning to get for some time. The only problem is, I have a chest infection so shouldn’t really be leaving the house but you know how it is! I braved the wet … More A Jolly Good Christmas Haul…
A few weeks ago I returned to the Welbeck Estate with my family (See my initial visit here) for their annual Christmas Fair. As we arrived on a cold November morning we could smell Christmas in the air. The mulled wine was warming, the home-made soup was steaming and the Belgium hot chocolate was flowing. We saw … More A Christmas Fair – Back at the Stunning Welbeck Estate
Oh its the most wonderful time of the year! Hello my lovelies, I am in such a good mood today and as I write this I have the wonderful “Michael Buble Christmas” album playing in the background, have my Christmas Yankee Candle burning and Christmas 24 playing on the TV. Its safe to say – … More Christmas Favourites…These are a Few of my Favourite Things!
Hi everyone, I hope you had a wonderful weekend. Such a shame Monday had to come around because I was really enjoying my weekend this week. If you follow me on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc you will already know what I was doing this weekend, but for those of you who don’t – I have … More Thorpe Park Hotel and Spa – A Lifesaving Treatment!
Hello everyone, Happy Saturday. I know you probably think I am mad for blogging on a Saturday night, but honestly I am not a TV fan at all. I would much rather be writing or listening to some relaxing music, so here I am doing both. I went on a little shopping spree on Thursday. … More Laura Ashley Treats