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Glamping at Humble Bee Farm

We’d keep warm supping wine by the fireside, looking up at the stars whilst hearing the odd bleat from a sheep in the field next to us.

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Luxury Handmade Bags by Charlotte Luisa

Support local, support quality and support handmade. Have a look at Charlotte’s website for gift ideas or for a spot of luxury for yourself. Postage is free throughout the UK.

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Foodies Festival at Ripley Castle, Harrogate

Foodies Festival has been running in different places around the country for the last ten years, and this year it came to Ripley Castle, near Harrogate. The event was great fun. Tents, street food vans, tasting theatres, live music, a bar on a bus, a giant Pimms teapot and much, much more brought the site […]

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COMPETITION: Win 2 Tickets for Foodies Festival, Harrogate

Next weekend sees the first ever Foodies Festival at Ripley Castle in Harrogate, running 21-23rd August 2015. I have 2 tickets to give away (and kids can come free if they’re under 12yrs)! Simply comment with the word FOODIES on my Facebook post here to enter. Harrogate’s Ripley Castle is going to be overtaken by […]


The Oldest Sweet Shop in The World

We took a trip to Pateley Bridge for a bit of adventure, fresh air, and walk along the river… The drive over is beautiful. It takes you through Nidderdale, which is a stunning part of the Yorkshire Dales. Pateley Bridge itself is a gorgeous rural town; I’m hesitant to say quaint, as it can sound […]

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George & Joseph Opens in Chapel Allerton, Leeds

Fantastic local cheesemongers, George & Joseph, have set up shop in Chapel Allerton, Leeds. Launching on 30th August 2013, this new store is a haven of locally sourced cheese and other produce. Emilia and I stumbled upon it when the heavens opened last week. Racing in from the slashing rain, the shop was a welcome […]