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As you know, we have a diverse range of members in The Hills directory, from gardeners and artists to cheese makers and photographers! Today I introduce you to Lee Iggulden, owner of both Welshot Photographic Academy and The Kiwi Social. At Welshot they believe that you don’t need to have the latest, ...Read more »
Picking fresh fruit from your own garden is the very epitome of country living but, like most glorious garden bounties, fruit trees require year-round care and attention in order to keep them at their very best. Pests and diseases can all ruin your eagerly anticipated harvest, so it’s important to stay on top of them year-round and ...Read more »
This lemon drizzle loaf is moist with a crunchy topping and packs a real zesty punch - it’s about as far removed from the dry, insipid so-called lemon loaf offering of a famous global coffee shop chain as it’s possible to be (I won’t name names!) Easy to bake, utterly delicious and serves 10 ladies that ...Read more »
If you are like me, the Hills members and so many of us entrepreneurial types - business owners, freelancers, sole traders, side hustlers; whichever label you prefer - its common to choose a more ‘pioneering’ work/life style because we simply love doing our own thing.Read more »
Summer is here and so is the pollen!Read more »
This comforting dish is lighter than a suet or shortcrust option but just as tasty. But it’s not too virtuous: filo pastry might be low in fat, but the pie’s creamy texture makes for a supper that feels ever-so-slightly indulgent. Quick, easy, everyday eating.
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The internet is a busy place. Did you know that every second, 6000 tweets are published on Twitter?! Add to that 660,000 business in the UK started up in 2016… that’s a lot of perceived competition for a small startup, creative or entrepreneur! In this digital age, a business in the ...Read more »
As you already know, my abiding passion is simple; wholesome country living; hearty food, great conversations, idyllic dog walks, the very best staycations and fabulous artisan businesses full of wonderful produce and creations. Lucky to be living in the hills in north Wales for the past 15 years, I am surrounded ...Read more »
As you know from our last ‘The Hills Meets’ article, we have a local business directory that is steadily growing with talented, interesting and all-round fabulous members. This is one of my favourite activities, exploring the local area and getting to ...Find out more »
Recently, I have been noticing that many of us are enjoying a very productive lunch break, and I’m not talking about blitzing the emails, popping a load of washing on, or nipping to the post office. How are they doing it ...Find out more »
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The Outrun is a memoir of addiction and recovery - and admittedly an apparently odd choice for a ‘countryside read’. But this is no ordinary AA story, and the Orkney Islands are key to both the ...
This lemon drizzle loaf is moist with a crunchy topping and packs a real zesty punch - it’s about as far removed from the dry, insipid so-called lemon loaf offering of a famous global coffee shop chain as it’s ...
Cheese made and matured in Wales, using welsh products.
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