Who doesn’t love a candle? I have a slight obsession with purchasing a candle nearly every time we go somewhere…so much so that I’ve probably got enough stock to open my own candle company! My sister also loves a candle so when I saw that Hazel & Blue we’re running…

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Milsom Place in Bath was transformed into a market place for cheese lovers.  With brightly coloured bunting and stripy canopies swaying in the beautiful Autumn sunshine was a perfect setting for The Fine Cheese Co Festival. This was a gathering perfect for any cheese lover amongst us and bought together…

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Readers will know I’m a huge supporter of independent businesses. The HWO household is HQ to two businesses so we understand the highs and lows running a business brings. One particular high this year was winning a place in the #smallbiz100 which celebrates 100 small businesses across the nation. There…

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A cup of tea – whether it’s the first one of the day, the mid afternoon one with a sneaky treat of chocolate or that one that warms you up after a chilly day, sometimes a cup of tea is just what you need!! I’m an English Breakfast kind of…

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Swindon’s hidden gems are being revealed to the world thanks to a fellow local blogger and businesswoman, who has turned her passion for the town into a book.  Angela Atkinson, whose Born Again Swindonian blog has a wide following in the town and among Swindonians around the world, has used her…

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