Monthly Archives: December 2016

12 Cornish Christmas Customs

Cornwall is proud of its unique culture, and its historic ways of celebrating Christmas are no exception.  In this post, we feature 12 fun, interesting, or downright bizarre Cornish customs.  Do you know of another?  Let us know in the comments below.  We wish you all a Nadelik Lowen! 1) St. Stephen’s RevengeOn Feasten Monday […]

Christmas Carols in and around North Cornwall 2015

Wow!  Less than 2 weeks to Christmas Day.  If you’re not quite feeling in the Yuletide mood, what better way remedy than having a good old festive sing-song!  Of course, most churches in the area hold their own carol services, including the popular 9 Lessons and Carols;  however, we’ve rounded up a few other concerts […]

Delicious Festive Dog Treat Recipe

Gourmet handmade dog treats are a growing trend among dog-owners.  Indeed, all dogs staying in our cottages are treated to a pack of goodies from the excellent Klassy Canine Bakery in Devon.  However, did you know how easy it is to make your own?  In this post, we share a wonderfully simple recipe for some […]

Christmas Carols in and around North Cornwall 2016

If you’re struggling to get into the Christmas spirit, what better than a hearty festive sing-song?  Of course, most churches are holding their own services in December so check out what your local church is offering.  We’ve pulled together a few extra options for those in search of carols.  If you have one we haven’t […]