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Guilt free Crochet fest at The Alpaca B&B

Guilt free Crochet fest at The Alpaca B&B

So you have a bit of a love affair with crochet / knitting ? Possibly enjoy a glass of wine maybe even together with some cheese and crackers, sharing knitting and crochet patterns, talking to like minded people, love animals ?  Then you're going to be interested in this.... We have a really... Read More

Free Range Eggs in the Dordogne

Free Range Eggs in the Dordogne

Free Range Fresh Eggs at The Alpaca B&B - Means we now have free range chickens at The Alpaca B&B in Dordogne, they arrived about 2 months ago and caused mayhem with the alpacas.  On day 1 the alpacas point blank refused to walk past the part of the garden closest to their coop and go i... Read More

What did i like in the Dordogne ?

What did i like in the Dordogne ?

What did I like in the Dordogne ?   A LOT - To start with the weather, after that comes the space, we lived in Bournemouth and its pretty full, Bournemouth is great it really has so much going for it, but it is full, it's 24 hr and it's full on full speed. The dordogne is laid back, gentle lun... Read More

Homemade Nettle Soap

Homemade Nettle Soap

Not the most bubbles but an incredible cleaner and very creamy. With a delicate natural colour and no hint of stinging this soap does everything a soap should do and more, it's astringent and anti bacterial properties a real plus :-)  I use organic certified oils as I get a bit geeky about the... Read More