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We are lucky to live in a beautiful area, blessed with natural attractions.  When it comes to the kids however, the places with all the action are top of the list and Mead Open Farm has always been a favourite.  From live farm animals, including small animals that you can pet to climbing walls, trampolines, […]

Mead Open Farm – A day out for adults and kids

November 20, 2018

It’s almost exactly a year since Lussmann’s opened their doors to Tring. After an eagerly anticipated renovation of the much-loved HSBC building, the popular group of Hertfordshire sustainable restaurants was launched in July 2017. With its modern décor giving a gentle nod to Art Deco sophistication and it’s faultless cuisine specialising in fish, Lussmann’s immediately […]

Lussmann’s – a year on

July 31, 2018

I think it’s safe to say I had a musical drought for a few years.  It wasn’t intentional and in fact I didn’t even know it had happened. One day my 20 year old niece came to stay and asked why we didn’t listen to music. Somehow in the midst of work and family we’d […]

The Ramblin’ Roots Revue

May 3, 2018

It’s pretty impossible to escape the buzz surrounding Crockers Chef’s Table.  Whether you’re waiting with excitement for the opening of their Tring site or you’ve already visited the Potten End restaurant, you’ll probably have a feel for this place being different and exciting. By the end of 2016 owner Luke was determined to inspire a […]

Crockers Chef’s Table – A taste of the best

February 19, 2018

There are many things I love about living where we do but fairly high up the list are the seasons. Moving out here from London where there seemed only to be summer and winter, you really get to rejoice in four stunning seasons – the cyclical changing of plant and animal life in sync with […]

Feast on the Farm – a foodie extravaganza

October 22, 2017