Vegan Rainbow Pie

  To celebrate National Pie Day today (23rd January) we are giving you a colourful Vegan Rainbow Pie recipe! Constructing a rainbow pie is the perfect thing to do on a Saturday afternoon, particularly if you are taking part in Veganuary! To view the full recipe in PDF format click here: Vegan Rainbow pie

Enterprise Week- Dowson Fitness

This week is Enterprise week, so to celebrate all the small local businesses, we will be doing a feature of our favourite enterprises throughout Cumbria. Today’s feature for enterprise week is Josh Dowson, the creator of Dowson Fitness, a personal training business based in Penrith. Because of all the disruptions to gym’s this year, Josh …

Shake it up September!

Shake it up with a cocktail! The nights are getting darker and it’s a little nippy out there. How about shaking things up a little with a warming cocktail? There is a fabulous cocktail called ‘Genesis’. Here’s how you make it: GENESIS COCKTAIL Mix together: 40ml Bacardi gold rum 10ml apricot brandy 20ml (fresh if …

Designing children’s rooms

Trying to create a bedroom for any child/teenager can be challenging, as whilst you want your child to love their room, you also want it to have a bit of style! Our show homes often include children’s rooms and we’ve created them with kids in mind. Our interior designer, Catherine, has designed a couple of …

10 ways to keep busy during lockdown

Our Head of Brand is currently homes-based and she shares with us her experience of how she’s keeping busy. Check out her ‘10 top ways to keep busy’ with free, online learning from updating your professional skills to the science of beer, DIY and dog CPR! How are you finding working from home – are …