To hygge or not?

To hygge or not?

Short days and long dark evenings continue and although the first signs of the daylight lengthening can be spotted, ¬†for now the answer to living well in January seems to be hunkering down and turning the focus to hygge. Funky and on-trend it may well be, yet the principles of this Scandinavian lifestyle remaining firmly … Continue reading

2017…  We welcome you

2017… We welcome you

Happy New Year… May it be filled to the brim with exciting moments and perfect dreams May you meet people who challenge, inspire and laugh with you May your trips be mind altering and life enhancing May your loved ones be happy and joyful May your home be nurturing and fun filled May you this … Continue reading

Advent Wishes

Advent Wishes

The season of advent, filled with anticipation and seasonal preparations… Lists aplenty, excited children (and adults too in our family) and the warm evocative fragrances of spices.  

November calls us home

November calls us home

Cosy chairs covered in throws and cushions. The smell of fresh coffee and the nurturing presence of homemade cake. November calls us home, reminding us to make warm, happy havens with loved ones.

Almost Halloween…

October… the anchoring month of the season and it’s been beautiful! In our little shop we have been receiving daily deliveries and busily checking and preparing them for the forthcoming festive season. Several new suppliers have been added to some long-standing favourites, but as always, we remain committed to choosing from the best of British … Continue reading

Autumn flavours to enjoy

We love smoky flavours and sharing dishes for this time of year. A large casserole of something comforting and tasty placed in the centre of the table for all to share in our perfectly imperfect and very cosy kitchen. Happy cooking and happy sharing.   Smoky Sausage Casserole Ingredients 1 tbsn Olive Oil 1 Onion … Continue reading

A Spookily Good Offer!

A spookily good offer… 15% Discount off all online and instore purchases until Halloween. Simply enter code: HAL15 for all online purchases Mention Halloween Discount instore & we will apply your discount Happy Browsing …