Bed & Breakfast nr Leigh, Tonbridge, Kent

Posts made in March, 2012

Another welcome recipe

Posted by on Mar 25, 2012 in Recipes

Another welcome recipe

              The first day of summer!  Promises to be every bit as warm and sunny as yesterday.   N is shown here preparing some of the yummy chocolate biscuits  he makes for  guests to have with a cup of tea on arrival at Charcott.   Gorgeous lilies were a spoiling Mother’s Day present from J.   Chocolate Crackles – makes around 30   100g   dark chocolate (70% cocoa solids) roughly chopped 100g   unsalted butter 150g   light...

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Alright for some!

Posted by on Mar 22, 2012 in Charcott Blog, Life at Charcott

Alright for some!

And here is one very indulged cockerel being thoroughly pampered by his ladies in yesterday’s sunshine.  Love the way they are happily grooming him while he just lies...

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More from Will

Posted by on Mar 20, 2012 in Charcott Blog, Life at Charcott

More from Will

Another lovely photo from Will.  This time across the fields in late spring last year with the may trees flowering and Charcott Farmhouse in the far distance.

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Geese over Charcott

Posted by on Mar 16, 2012 in Life at Charcott

Geese over Charcott

I think the sound of geese honking as they fly over on an autumn evening is one of the most evocative in the world and it happens a lot  at Charcott during the autumn months.  It literally brings a lump to my throat every time I hear it and this picture, again by Will, shows a magical evening last year when several flocks of these lovely birds flew over the house during their winter...

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More bluebells

Posted by on Mar 16, 2012 in Life at Charcott

More bluebells

This photo of the bluebells was sent by Will who stayed with us last year and I felt was just too pretty not to share.  He has sent a couple more of views he took last summer and I’ll try and post them later this evening.  On a chilly grey day as today has turned out to be, I find looking at photos like this more than a little uplifting!  Not that I can really complain as yesterday was utterly glorious and I believe managed to beat temperatures in many Mediterranean...

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