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  • Rushden Lakes has summer covered

    Kids moaning about being bored already? Take them to the Lakes for multiple days of activities and fun with Cineworld, Paradise Island, Canoe2 and loads of shops and eateries to keep them occupied

  • Champagne tastings at Majestic wine!

    Where else will you get to try a £150 bottle of Dom Perignon on a Friday night for the same price as a cocktail or two?

  • Gotta Have It

    Finding it hard to sleep when it's light at 4am? Banish insomnia in style with these chic eyemasks. Zzzzzz.

  • Gotta have it

    It's summer, it's the law that you must wear tassels! Here are our favourite dangly delights, starting with these cute earrings from Nellie & Dove.

  • Gotta Have It

    32 The Guild has been on the Muddy hitlist for a while. Home to some top-notch, fashion curation, this tres stylish women's boutique has an array of designer goods, including some amazing Rose Rankin trainers.

  • The glorious vineyards of Northants…

    You read this right. We have a couple of corkers right here in the Shire just waiting for you to visit.

  • Gotta Have It

    Stationery is one of my specialist subjects. And - whoop! - it's National Stationery Week. Check out this sexy lot. Hubba bubba!

  • It’s a gin thing!

    “First you take a drink, then the drink takes a drink, then the drink takes you,” said F. Scott Fitzgerald (author of The Great Gatsby and a lil’ hero of mine). The writer’s liquor of choice was gin, which he reportedly believed could not be detected on the breath. “Mother’s ruin”, as it is often known, has […]

  • Cool kicks

    Kick off spring in style with a pair of super-cool new season trainers. Here are our 9 faves - plus how to wear them when you're not heading to the gym.

  • 10 cool things your Mum might like

    We've put together a list of restaurants, spas and quirky ideas in Northants that we're sure your Mum will love!

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