A Homemade Christmas

The countdown to Christmas is now officially upon us and if you can manage to escape the hype and the stress that surrounds the holiday period then this truly can be a wonderful time of year. I love nothing more than filling our home with colour and happiness. By getting creative you can also have lots of fun and gain lots of…

Brighten your spirits!

Fashion for me is not about following the latest trend but wearing colours and styles that brighten ones spirits revealing more about the individual. I love creative design whether new, in my wardrobe or found in a vintage, nearly new or charity shop.  The colours and styles that I choose to wear reflect the mode I am in at the time. I…

Family fun day wild food foraging at Portpatrick

What an amazing adventure to remember and one worthwhile for Dundream guests and local people to try. Wild food foraging is something that Elaine wished to try so when her family were staying at Dundream she booked Mark Williams from Galloway Wild Foods for a day’s outing shore and forest foraging. Mark chose an area near Portpatrick where there would be variety of edible wild…

Pam Woods talks about the Wild Spring Festival in Dumfries and Galloway

Pam Woods, is working on the social media team for Wild Seasons promoting Dumfries and Galloway’s Wild Spring Festival  from 5th April-5th May 2014 and ongoing Wild Seasons activities . Pam is also directly involved with the regional wildlife tourism and conservation promotion through National Trust for Scotland involving Threave Estate and Rockcliffe. She has been involved for 20 years in Dumfries and…

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