My Favourite Places

  • Muddy travels: Kalkan

    It may be off many people’s holiday list this year, but not in the Muddy household and here are lots of excellent reasons why!

  • Tea at Highgate House

    A 5 star afternoon tea experience and free glass of sparkly for each diner (it would be rude not to, no?)

  • My favourite things

    Rachel Johnstone is lucky lady. She has the dream job as home-finder extraordinaire at Stacks Property Search, so wouldn’t we like to know a few of her favourite places and things to do in and around Northamptonshire? You bet we would…

  • Finca you for the memories – Muddy visits Lanzarote

    Who wants to go on an Eco Retreat, meet some brilliant people and relax with your family – or if you’re really lucky ‘sans’ kids? Me. We’ve been to Lanzarote a few times, which is unusual because I like to try new things and broaden my horizons; but sometimes it’s good to hit the ground running. […]

  • Fave Places – The Wonder Kitchen’s Sammie Goddard

    Sammie Goddard runs The Wonder Kitchen, a lipsmacking cupcake business that services Oxfordshire, Northants and beyond and has a huge local following. Her pink customized 18ft van Lily is a regular at food festivals, parties, school proms and weddings and has racking for a mind-blowing 500 cupcakes (yeah, just mull that around!). Here are some of Sammie’s […]

  • My favourite places – Author Joanne Harris

    Joanne Harris is the acclaimed author of Chocolat made into an Oscar-nominated film starring Juliette Binoche (was it just me, or was Johnny Depp a bit weird in that film?). Since then, she has written 15 more novels, two collections of short stories, three cookbooks and her books are now published in over 50 countries (phew). She’s appearing […]

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