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It’s the time that authors and poets describe as …“the years last, loveliest smile” and “a mosaic of all the seasons” with some going so far as to say “Every leaf speaks to me, fluttering from the Autumn tree!” Whilst we at Humble Country HQ do love a good leaf kicking Autumn dog walk, it’d [...]


Happy May Day


Happy May Day from the Humble Country girls! One month today and we will be up and running at our first event of the year as Bradford on Avon Food & Drink Festival kicks off. We hope to see lots of you down there near Bath, and we are busy with the final planning but [...]

Happy May Day2019-05-01T13:31:13+01:00

Introducing a brand new event in the UK Foodie Calendar: Bradford on Avon Food & Drink Festival.


We can't wait...taking place at Victory Fields on Saturday 1st June in the centre of the historic Wiltshire market town of Bradford on Avon. Brought to you by the team that run Thame Food Festival in Oxfordshire, this one day event will be a fun, foodie family day out for everyone to enjoy. From *celebrity [...]

Introducing a brand new event in the UK Foodie Calendar: Bradford on Avon Food & Drink Festival.2019-04-04T09:53:23+01:00

Spring in February…?


This February heatwave is just glorious isn’t it? Not even going to contemplate how long it may or may not last but right now it’s incredibly welcome… I’m sitting soaking it up in my garden taking a well deserved coffee break from clearing leaves and a spot of early planting… a pretty near perfect moment for pausing [...]

Spring in February…?2019-02-27T12:39:46+00:00

Your Christmas table – Humble Country style!


With the big day drawing near, presents wrapped and your tree and wreaths up we begin to turn our attention to the Christmas table itself… Even when time is short it’s easy and a most enjoyable task to create timeless elegance on your Christmas table….we recommend keeping table decorations small so they don’t interfere with [...]

Your Christmas table – Humble Country style!2018-12-21T09:45:41+00:00

After a fabulous summer of outside living and entertaining…


The autumn is the perfect time to turn your attention inside and add interest and warmth to your surroundings. It only takes a few choice pieces to update the décor and change the mood of your home to suit the season. From a cosy throw to cuddle up by the fire with, a new candle [...]

After a fabulous summer of outside living and entertaining…2018-09-12T11:07:56+01:00