On Sat 25 Feb, the inspiring, body-positive film Embrace: A Documentary is coming to The Phoenix in Falmouth. To give you bit of background, here is a post from my brilliant fellow editor over at Muddy Berkshire.Read more
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Instagram-friendly jars packed with natural skin superfoods – it’s no wonder Cornish-based Bloomtown Botanicals is making waves in the beauty biz.Read more
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Every mum needs an emergency coffee-and-cake destination for those days when you feel you can’t go on and this is how, two years ago I discovered The Garden Café in Newquay’s Trenance Gardens. Being near the zoo, Waterworld swimming pools and a decent playground, it’s inevitably popular with the buggy brigade in the mornings but for a little café it wears a lot of hats (and serves up a really good coffee too). From casual lunch meetings to weekend beers and brunches, monthly supper clubs to biannual DJ nights – there’s plenty to please the loyal, local following.Read more
Oh help – it’s almost half term. Take a deep breath and arm yourself with 20 top ideas for activities, trails, story-telling, shows and days out in Cornwall. Click on each header to link through to a website where you can get all the details and in case you’re lucky enough to get a little time to yourself, skip right to the bottom, where you’ll find a few cool events for the grown-ups to enjoy.Read more
We do try to push the boat out on prizes for you to win and this month we have one so delicious it is literally bobbing over the water. Check out this lakeside view!
Another Place The Lake in Ullswater in the Lake District is the most ridiculously gorgeous, luxurious, stylish hotel we’ve seen in a very long time and we’ve nabbed a two night stay, worth nearly £800, for one lucky Muddy reader (and your plus one obvs).Read more
Se ya dry January! Cornwall’s in the party mood this week, with loads of great live music, comedy, supper clubs and exhibitions on offer. Now where are my dancing shoes?Read more
Schmaltzy cards and cellophane-wrapped roses are not my thing but any excuse for a naughty overnighter or an amazing meal out is a good one. So call me Cupid – here are some great Valentine’s Day options you’ll only find in Cornwall.Read more
Looking for the new hot read? The Girl Before is being touted as the new Girl on the Train and clever Muddy Sussex editor Debbie already had her mitts on it, devoured it and written this review for us. Check out her post, it’s well worth the read.Read more
Cornwall has always provided the beautiful backdrop for Amy Albright’s journey as an artist; the abstract landscape painter grew up near Lostwithiel, studied in Falmouth and had her first solo exhibition in Newlyn. In the first of our new Artists & Makers series, we catch up to talk about her inspirations, experimental style and favourite Cornish views…Read more
The buzz around historic maritime pub, The Star & Garter on Falmouth’s Old High Street has been steadily growing, since owners Becca and Elliot Thompson took the reins just over a year ago. Friends who have eaten here love it and those who haven’t, say they’re dying to go.Read more
Have you ever sat drinking coffee after a rough week and thought ‘perhaps I’ll give it all up and run a café by the sea’? Well Katie and Tristan of The Front Room in Penzance, are just like you — but with a little more follow through.
The couple took the reins at this super-popular, quirky/cool café less than a year ago but are already very much part of the furniture. A troupe of regulars and loyal staff give the café a friendly, community feel and the eclectic décor is as Instagram-friendly as the coffee.Read more