Our French 75 cocktail recipe was very popular on the Discover Rutland Facebook page, so we sent them some more recipes! They’ve created the hashtag #RutlandSteadyCocktails to compliment #RutlandSteadyCook and the fabulous recipes from our local eateries and food shops, […]
One of our challenges for 2020 is to shop as locally as possible… today we took ourselves out-and-about in Oakham to find out what our local retailers offer. Many of the independent shops were closed for a well-earned Christmas break, […]
A visit to Belton House, with the house decorated beautifully for Christmas 1929…
Such a classic, which is perfect for late summer and autumn as the blackberries start to ripen… You’ll need:2oz gin – London Dry Gin is recommended1oz lemon juice0.5oz sugar syrup0.5oz crème de mure (or crème de cassis)crushed icelemon slice and […]
We couldn’t pass up the chance to see such a fabulous collection of Dior’s classic gowns through to the modern day designs.
The past year has been an incredibly difficult and emotional time for us both, with the loss of Siobhan’s brother Kevin and Lisa’s Dad Terry. Through the difficult times and our grief we continue to find the strength to support […]
This week we did our first shop for the Rutland Foodbank – a local charity to us that we’ve chosen to support regularly.
We were catching up with a dear friend today, so decided to head to Barnsdale Lodge for a special treat of afternoon tea…
A delicious summer cocktail inspired by Lisa’s cruise to the Baltic…
Got to love the postman when he brings new shoes – today my very first pair of Rocket Originals arrived 🙂