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Here is our brand new cross stitch sampler design for Lanhydrock, arguably the finest house in Cornwall and just a few minutes up the road from us here in Lerryn.   184 more words

Cross Stitch

Chocolate Heaven: Home and Away

Come rain or shine, chocolate eggs/sweets/biscuits and cakes were always going to feature heavily over the Easter weekend.

In fairness to D, he didn’t stand much of a chance. 706 more words

UK Monkey

Photo Archive: Clouds Hill, Dorset, June 2011.

It was on my first holiday in Dorset that Mr. W drove me out to Clouds Hill to look at the one time retreat of T. 208 more words


The River Meavy - where?

The River Meavy is perhaps one of Dartmoor’s lesser known rivers. Its source is close to Black Tor on Walkhampton Common south of Princetown. The river then flows south into Burrator Reservoir before emerging and ¬†heading south through Meavy and on to join the River Plym at Shaugh Prior. 138 more words

Hide and Seek

On Friday, we went on the National Trust / Cadburys Easter Egg hunt at National Trust East Riddlesden Hall. The OH was working so my dad came with us as well. 86 more words


2 Willow Road

A rainy grey day brought alive by a visit to a home still full of life and character even without its occupants.

There is a strong sense of the family who once lived here, of dinners being prepared in the small kitchen and children playing on a wooden slide in the nursery on the upper floor. 73 more words


A cute B&B for Easter

So basically i have no part of my being that is in any way religious, yet i have always celebrated easter. Mainly for the fact that i get chocolate and visit countless national trust and stately homes for easter egg hunts. 125 more words