March 26th 2018
Harpenden Easter Egg Hunt
On Friday 30th March 2018 between 1 pm and 4 pm the Harpenden Easter Egg Hunt will take place at Harpenden Cricket Club on Harpenden Common.
December 13th 2017
Pigs in Blankets
Can it really be Christmas without pigs in blankets? If you have never made them before the classic is a juicy pork sausage wrapped in flavoursome smoked bacon, for some the best part of Christmas dinner.
November 24th 2017
Healthy stuffed peppers
With all the delights of St Albans Christmas feasting on the horizon how about trying a simple healthy vegetarian recipe or two to stave off the winter weight gain?
November 20th 2017
The countdown to Christmas
So the countdown to Christmas has truly begun in St Albans and Harpenden but have you remembered to get an advent calendar? Th...
November 8th 2017
What draws the eye in home viewings?
If you have bought or sold property in the St Albans or Harpenden area you will no doubt have thought about a bit of a tidy? But a new study suggests that a quarter of viewing time is taken up focussing on clutter and mess! So maybe it really does count.
November 3rd 2017
November Gardens in St Albans and Harpenden
Winter is well and truly here and the wind and the rain are likely to stay for a bit. Your St Albans or Harpenden garden may not be at its best but there are still a couple of things you can do to help it through the winter and prepare it for Spring.
November 1st 2017
Snow sports off St Albans Hill
Living in St Albans or Harpenden means you are just a short hop from Stansted and all the snowy opportunities in Europe
October 9th 2017
Beat winter blues with clever colour
One way to stave off such feelings could be to focus on brightening up your St Albans and Harpenden interior. So rather than focusing on what is going on outside you can turn your attention inside.
September 20th 2017
30-minute butternut squash coconut curry
This is a 30 minute squash coconut curry that is fast, easy, super healthy and yummy to warm up you Autumn evenings. Remember ...
August 9th 2017
Super healthy summer supper
We have all heard of fish and chips but what about fish and salad, even fish and a chunky set of salsa ingredients
August 3rd 2017
The August garden
August is the last true month of summer in your St Albans garden. It is a time when the veg plot is usually at its best. There is still time to sow quick growing salad crops such as lettuce, rocket and radish. It is also the time of year to keep up with dead heading your flowers so they can keep blooming well into September as the later flowers come to their peak.
July 20th 2017
How to adjust your diet to work in the summer
"Watermelon's high water content keeps you cool and hydrated," says registered dietitian Janel Funk. That same high water content will also keep you feeling full, which can help curb carb cravings.