Flower fields from around the world

Flower fields from around the world

I really love flowers, and this blog post is just an excuse for me to look at pictures of them. Lavender in Provence, France The lavender here blooms between June and August. Just imagine the smell! We actually used a lovely French lavender field in our adverts. I...
The surprising history of the gin and tonic

The surprising history of the gin and tonic

Certain drinks seem to be associated with Britain, and for good reason. We all love a tea, a glass of Pimms on a hot summer’s day (still too close to a salad for my liking) or a nice G&T. But as with many things, there’s more to a drink of gin and...