Tag Archives: Family

World Book Night 23 April

Did you know that World Book Night takes place on 23 April? Books are a wonderful way to escape from the everyday life, and you’ll see we have plenty stacked up around Layhead Farm Cottages for our guests to borrow.

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8 Fabulous Ideas to Celebrate Easte

We love Easter and we love things to make for the Easter holidays. Here are 8 fabulous ideas to celebrate Easter:

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Mothering Sunday – A Recipe for Success

#MotheringDay Instead of buying something for mum this year, why not make her something instead? This Lemon Sponge cake is easy to make and will be a winner for that special person in your life. Ingredients 175g unsalted butter, softened, … Continue reading

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What Famous Olympians Eat for Breakfast

This week it’s Farmhouse Breakfast Week.  The campaign is run by HGCA, the cereals and oilseeds sector of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board, on behalf of cereal farmers and producers. It started in the year 2000 with the aim … Continue reading

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#5 Unusual Christmas Tree Decorating Traditions

Most of us recognise decorating the Christmas tree with baubles, candy canes tinsel and such like. But it isn’t like that all over the world. In the Ukraine for example, it isn’t baubles that festoon Christmas trees, it’s spider webs. … Continue reading

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