Category Archives: gardening

Flowers As Nature Intended

Today is the start of wreath making madness! Everything sourced from the hedgerows, woods and verges filled in with greenery and flowers from gardens and forestry – having asked for permission first! Caroline is a Constance Spry trained florist, with … Continue reading

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Autumn Light

One of the many joys of overlooking the sea is to watch the weather. As if by magic, so often, clouds part or cover at high or low tide. Today was no exception, dull, but with another high tide due, … Continue reading

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Apocryphal! 

With our country in post election meltdown,  Mother Nature has been sending us glorious signs! Time to have a break? Where better than Exmoor, where the moor meets the sea at Mariners Lodge, in the middle of  Porlock Bay.  As … Continue reading

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Wanderings from Porlock Weir to West Porlock!

The still glorious dry weather has made for some spectacular rides! Oh how I adore our very special Exmoor ‘where the moor meets the sea’.   The following photos show you some of the views you will see whilst walking … Continue reading

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Spring at Mariners Lodge

Mariners Lodge has been a hive of activity for the past few months. Our B&B’s have enjoyed watching the incoming tide whilst sipping their early morning tea , propped up on super soft pillows! We all love watching the egrets … Continue reading

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