I love Saturdays. There’s no rush and I can lie in bed as long as I want drinking tea and reading. If only I could start every day this way! This week, we have had a freak snow storm in Cornwall, resulting in the most snow in the Duchy for about four decades. What made … More Magical Mousehole: the Calm after the Storm
For the first time in decades, snow has settled across the Duchy! Storm Emma, otherwise known as the Beast from the East, brought heavy snow showers and strong winds to Cornwall this week. We had all seen the weather forecasts, but not having seen this level of snow down here in my lifetime, I think … More When Snow Settled in Cornwall!
I’m a self-confessed beach bum and spring is nearly here… Soon I will be on the beach at any available moment: picnics, BBQ’s, body boarding, sun bathing with a book, or just a walk and a paddle after a day at the office. I can’t wait to feel that almost forgotten summer breeze…. Cornwall has … More Five Fantastic Beaches to Visit in Cornwall
It’s that time of year when the weather is unpredictable and changeable. Today I’ve seen sunshine, rain and hail. Whilst I was driving home from work there were short bursts of torrential rain; one minute I was turning my wipers off, the next minute off…and so on and so forth. Cornwall’s wild coastline brings strong … More Cyder & Storm-watching
I booked a week off work but didn’t feel the need to leave the county; I simply wanted some more time to explore Cornwall. My boyfriend and I booked two nights’ camping at The Little Wild Campsite near Praa Sands. The main reason for picking this site was that they allow fires, which came in … More Cornish Cliff Walking: Perranuthnoe to Prussia Cove
Now that we’re in February, all I can think about is how long it will be until Spring arrives; I’m looking forward to the lighter mornings and evenings and warmer weather! When it hasn’t been absolutely tipping it down outside (yesterday we had a week’s worth of rainfall in one day), I’ve been making the … More 5 of the Best Beaches in South East Cornwall
I am ridiculously excited about 2017 and plan to spend as much time on the beach as I possibly can, as well as attending some of the best festivals that Cornwall has to offer. Festival season kicks off in May, so I’ve got a few months to get saving for my tickets; last year I … More My Cornish Festival Bucket List