Jill Stein’s perfect Mother’s Day

28th Feb 2014

With Mothering Sunday on the horizon (Sunday 30th March for anyone who needs a little reminder), we caught up with our fabulous boss and mother ...


Sandy toes and salty kisses – 5 romantic places to visit in Cornwall

28th Jan 2014

With hidden coves, secret sandy beaches and the romanticism of Daphne Du Maurier’s Cornwall based novels, sometimes you can’t help but get swept ...


Top 5 tips for beer tasting

27th Jan 2014

There are more than 20 breweries in Cornwall and things are changing fast on the beer scene. Whether you prefer bottled ale, traditional cask or ...


5 things to look forward to in 2014

17th Jan 2014

With a combination of wintery dark days, stormy seas, going back to work and an end to the novelty of  New Year’s resolutions, diets and ...


Top tips for making great coffee

23rd Dec 2013

Coffee is the most popular drink worldwide with over 400 billion cups consumed each year and last year in Britain alone we spent £730 million on ...


How to make the perfect mince pie

10th Dec 2013

Making mince pies is a great festive activity to do with the family in the run up to Christmas. On a cold December day, nothing beats a warm ...


Festive uses and excuses for using Rodda’s clotted cream and Rick Stein’s mincemeat!

25th Nov 2013

Here at Stein’s HQ, mince pies are without doubt one of our favourite things to make and eat in the run up to Christmas. Served hot or cold, what ...


Why we love Padstow Christmas Festival

Excitement is building for the annual Padstow Christmas Festival which takes place from 5th – 8th December. The Christmas lights are twinkling, ...


A sparkling success at Polgoon Vineyard

30th Oct 2013

Fish merchants by trade, Kim and John gave up their day jobs to try their hand at farming. Little did they know at the time, that 6 years down ...


Top tips for saving water

27th Sep 2013

Did you know? Women in Africa and Asia often carry water on their heads weighing 20kg, the same as the average UK airport luggage allowance The ...