7 Enchanting Ideas for an Alternative Christmas Tree

7 Enchanting Ideas for an Alternative Christmas Tree

Crunch through fallen leaves in the Landscape Garden, spot holly bushes and steal a kiss under the mistletoe… Hestercombe’s winter gardens are glimmering with the sleepy, frosty signs of the season. Paying us a visit is a wonderful way to get into the festive spirit,...
How to Create the Perfect Christmas Hamper

How to Create the Perfect Christmas Hamper

If you’re stuck for ideas for what to buy someone this Yuletide, creating a Christmas hamper brimming with delicious food and drink is always a fail-safe option. Our Christmas Market this weekend is the perfect opportunity to buy locally made treats from an array of...
Halloween Pumpkins: How to Grow, Carve & Cook

Halloween Pumpkins: How to Grow, Carve & Cook

Halloween pumpkins are hallmarks of the season. While they’ve only been carved as the Jack O’Lanterns we know and love since the 19th century, the tradition of hollowing the fruit out to form a lantern crosses continents and dates back centuries. If...