A Hume
holiday reads feature img
Top Reads For Summer 2017

Unputdownable books to read this summer. Plus, highlights of the Borders Book Festival, 15-18th June   Sizzling Summer Fiction   Hot Milk By Deborah Levy (Pub, 1st June, Paperback)  Bake in the atmosphere of the Spanish …

kiwi-collins
5 Top Tipples to Keep You Chilled

Five top tipples that say summer whatever the weather.  Naturally, as it is #NationalGinDay we will start off there and then work our way through some other fun and evocative cocktails …

image source: Pinterest
10 Signs You Grew Up in the Scottish Cou...

Some say love cuts deep but not half as deep as the mark of a rural Scottish upbringing.   It doesn’t matter where you live now, here’s ten things you’ll recognise if …

feature img
Summer Festival Guide

A Hume’s guide to festival season. If you thought festivals were all about wild, young things wallowing in mud, then think again….  From elegant Black Tie to horse riding and fly …

feature img
King of the Grill: 3 Killer Recipes to K...

Last week’s brief heatwave resulted in overtime at the BBQ and 3 delicious recipes we just had to share.  It was something of a shock last week to be on the …

Feature img
RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017

All credit to the RHS: Chelsea still the ultimate in green fingered showmanship despite the Brexit wobble. By garden designer, Susan Begg.  The biggest news from Chelsea 2017 is the decline …