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3 Smash Hit Recipes for the New Year

3 delicious recipes from Sabrina Gayhour’s cookbook Sirrocco – the best thing to happen to my kitchen for years!     It is an inescapable fact that we are all a product of …

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How to Photograph Dogs in 10 Easy Steps

The second instalment in our occasional series on dogs zooms in on the tricky business of photographing man’s best friend.   1. Know Your Dog A photograph should capture your dog’s personality so …

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10 New things to try in 2017

Ten things to try in 2017 – just pick one and life will be a lot more interesting.      Drink less. Drink better. If abstinence brings on a bout of depression at …

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Revealed: A Healthy New Year’s Resolutio...

If your New Year’s resolution is to lead a healthier life, then living/moving to the country puts you ahead of the pack.  Common wisdom holds that most people break their resolutions …

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Archie’s Christmas Message (the Ch...

This year we wish you a Merry Christmas using the titles and lyrics of 40 Christmas songs - can you find them all?  Snow is most definitely not falling all around, yet …

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The Great Christmas Food Miracle

Our Great Christmas Food Miracle reveals the secret of keeping everyone happy with three brilliant Christmas recipes.  Last night I enjoyed an evening of bliss. I piled the fire with logs …