Monthly Archives: February 2016

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Keeping kitchen herbs

With a little love and a bit of care you can keep fresh potted herbs on your kitchen windowsill pretty much all year round and use them in your cooking as and when needed. Here’s how: Keep your herbs in the right place. They need a bright spot on a draught-free windowsill. Cold temperatures can […]

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Winter wedding tips

Planning a winter wedding? Here are some handy hints to ensure your big day goes like a dream. Remember the days are shorter in the winter so it is important to plan your ceremony to ensure there will be enough time for photographs in natural light. In case of ice, rain or snow it is […]

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Jane and John Bradley

Another award top for us

We’re celebrating again this month (February, 2016) after being named in yet another leading hospitality industry award’s list. We’ve been given a Highly Commended in the B&B Guest Accommodation & Inn of the Year category at this year’s South West Tourism Excellence Awards. To be recognised with a Highly Commended is a huge achievement, especially […]

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Snowdrops in Snowdrop Valley, Exmoor

Snowdrop stay on Exmoor

Throughout February visit Snowdrop Valley on Exmoor, which is carpeted with these delightful, delicate symbols of hope, and help herald the arrival of spring. See hundreds of snowdrops in this secret valley near Cutcombe thanks to the Badgworthy Land Company, which kindly allows access at this time of year. There are several walks, ranging from […]

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