Often the smallest rooms in the home, bathrooms are essential and functional rooms that have often been overlooked when it comes to design flair. We have seen a shift in the last 18 months towards making them spaces that are worth spending a little more time in – a sanctuary almost spa like experience.
Working relationships shouldn’t mean that you’re too precious to delegate jobs, or too worried that someone else cannot do as good a job as you. You must trust in your own judgement and the team around you. If you are starting to feel overwhelmed with a project, use your best skills and the skills of those around you to navigate your way through the stress and the workload too. If you’re alone in your business you can seek help from others, pr and marketing companies, copywriters, and agencies have teams ready to take on the load, both physically and mentally, so you can concentrate on what...
With a musical family background, Louise’s mum as a piano teacher and her father a singer, amidst strong classical musical influences at home, it came as little surprise when she took to the piano naturally, and at the tender age of four. Music seemed to surround her very being and evoke a sense of purpose and belonging, so by the time she was a teenager not only was Louise storming her music lessons on the piano but was also discovering the clarinet and oboe. It was clear that music ran through her veins.
That’s how we see it at Original Cottages and our local family of brands. It’s our mission to ensure that our holidaymakers are offered not only the comforts you deserve in a home from home; a cosy sofa, a log burning stove, a splash out hot tub - but also the support of our local team of experts who can ensure you make the most of what Yorkshire has on offer.
Some people have a set holiday plan every year, something booked in advance to look forward to – often with a discounted rate, whether it’s a big trip abroad, a cruise, a week in the city or whatever the plan may be. Having a holiday booked to work towards to is an ultimate part of the year for many.
This September, the Pilgrim Roots team based in Bassetlaw Museum will welcome representatives of the Wampanoag Nation for a cultural exchange visit. The Wampanoag are partners in the Mayflower 400 Four Nations commemorations, along with the UK, the USA and the Netherlands.
Seth Ellis is the current Chesterfield Canal Trust tripboat in the Retford area. Since the Covid rules were relaxed in mid-July, it has carried scores of happy passengers on charters and has run public trips from Drakeholes and the Boat Inn at Hayton. It often runs cruises on Sundays from the Chequers Inn at Ranby and will be in Retford for Heritage Day (September 11th). Look out for Halloween cruises and of course the ever-popular Santa Specials later in the year. All the cruises can be booked online via the Trust’s website.