Hill Top, Beatrix Potter’s Farmhouse

After visiting The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction we knew we’d have to visit Hill Top House, Beatrix Potter’s 17th Century Farmhouse. The cottage is one of the properties that were left to the National Trust when Beatrix died and … Continue reading

The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction

Jemima Puddleduck

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Our first stop in Windermere after checking into our guest house was The World of Beatrix Potter Attraction. Beatrix Potter is an author whose stories most of us will have grown up with and I was intrigued to learn a … Continue reading

Invergarry Guest House, Windermere


On Sunday after working for most of the weekend, I visited laterooms.com and made a booking for the Invergarry Guest House in Windermere for Monday evening. It was time for a break away from my laptop and an attempt to … Continue reading

Instafood & supporting your local food bank

Food for a food bank

Today many of us will be feeling guilty after a gluttonous weekend of eating too much chocolate and good food over the Easter weekend. In contrast, a large number of people are currently turning to food banks for food parcels … Continue reading