Why are New Year’s resolutions so difficult to keep? Every year we start off with such good intentions, but, according to research, only around 1 in 10 of us stick to our resolutions. This is because most of us set unrealistic goals at the start of the year that we can’t possibly keep…and that makes us reluctant … More 5 Fun New Year’s Resolutions – and how to keep them!
A breathtaking shot of sunrise over the Peak District – perfect for a Monday! Don’t forget to submit your Images of Autumn to our Facebook and Twitter competition – there’s a £100 Blacks outdoor clothing voucher and more to be won.
We’d eat ice cream every day of the year if we could, but July gives us the best excuse to – it’s National Ice Cream Month! The tradition was started in 1984 in the United States by the President at the time, Ronald Reagan. With temperatures soaring across the UK, what better time to take … More The UK’s Best Ice Cream Parlours
The kids are going back to school and then we’re going into the ‘long haul’ before Christmas. Whilst the clamour grows to introduce a bank holiday during the autumn months, for now we must make the most of what remains of the year and what better way than by enjoying a short break in some … More Great British short breaks
It’s like Christmas morning in the cottages4you office every time we find a new addition to our portfolio that impresses us as much as The Meads & Garden Wing in Edale, the Peak District. Not just blessed with an incredible location at the foot of the Kinder Scout Mountain Range, these properties (The Meads and … More Cottage of the Week – The Meads, Edale
Sometimes choosing a Cottage of the Week means no more than finding a lovely property in an equally lovely location with plenty of availability to let our readers’ experience the loveliness for themselves. Not to take anything away from this stunning property, but that’s exactly what we’ve done with Thornleigh in Hathersage. The village itself … More Cottage of the Week – Thornleigh in Hathersage