Why we need a Richard Vobes in Devon

I am probably old enough to have enjoyed his CITV show Snug and Cozi on more than one occasion. But Richard Vobes of Worthing, West Sussex, AKA The Bald Explorer is distinguishing himself as one of the UK’s leading vloggers about all things landscape, heritage, and nature. If you have not already encountered his engagingContinue reading “Why we need a Richard Vobes in Devon”

Why Lloyd Maunder bacon offcuts will always be in my fridge!

Lloyd Maunder butchers are a Devon staple with locally managed branches right the way across the county from Ilfracombe to Kingsbridge. Their well-stocked counters, along with the delicious aroma of the sausage rolls, baps, and burgers of their cooked food kiosk offer a real West country welcome which is just what you need when you’reContinue reading “Why Lloyd Maunder bacon offcuts will always be in my fridge!”

25 ways to cook the lemon sole deal from David Walker and Son, Brixham

If you love the sights sounds and flavors of Brixham as much as we do, you know that walking the quay and breakwater are well worth the effort of a drive or scramble up and down innumerable sets of steps! While we are there we often stop off at quality Brixham Fish Merchant David WalkerContinue reading “25 ways to cook the lemon sole deal from David Walker and Son, Brixham”

7 reasons why Craghoppers is the best [outdoor] clothing brand!

If you didn’t know already, I am an ardent fan of Craghoppers clothing, and my family and I will wear it daily in one form or another.  My journey to alighting upon Craghoppers as my preferred clothing brand is littered with the frustrating failures of clothing that were too smart, too casual, inflexible, and flimsy,Continue reading “7 reasons why Craghoppers is the best [outdoor] clothing brand!”