Meet the Locals – Angels in the Kitchen

It’s one of the best bits of every holiday isn’t it? The incredible food you can find when you’re away from home! And there is no shortage of good stuff here in Cornwall.  We can recommend no end of restaurants, pubs, cafes and delis right on the doorstep where you can get some truly delicious […]

Meet the Locals – Treleavens

It’s virtually illegal to come to Cornwall and not get stuck into some deliciously decadent ice cream!!  The incredible folk at Treleavens have some of the very best we’ve found, not to mention their dairy free flavours and mouth watering sorbets so no-one has to miss out! They use fantastic Cornish ingredients and artisan churning […]

8 Things to Do in Cornwall with Toddlers

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Filling your holiday days with littles in tow can feel a bit overwhelming, we hear you. So, to help you out, we’ve been out exploring and found some of the very best baby and toddler friendly things to do in Cornwall.   From organised events to big attractions to Cornwall’s incredible natural beauty, there’s something […]

Meet the Locals – Baker Tom

Continuing our Meet the Locals series, we can’t WAIT to introduce you to Baker Tom! If you haven’t sunk your teeth into a slice of his epic sourdough – smothered in good Cornish dairy butter and maybe topped with one of our eggs straight from the hen house of course – you really haven’t been […]

Meet the Locals – Fowey Valley Cider

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It’s no secret that we really love our little corner of the world – there’s really nowhere better than Cornwall!  And there are some incredible Cornish businesses working and living here right alongside us.  We wanted to introduce you to a few of them over the next few weeks, starting with Fowey Valley Cider. Now, […]

Meet the Locals – Buttermilk

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Of course we have a soft spot for other family run businesses, especially when they’re just up the road in Bodmin. Extra especially when they make something so ridiculously delicious! Enter Buttermilk! Tracey and David make the loveliest vegan and dairy free treats we’ve had…maybe ever. We stock their plant powered treats in our little […]

Planning your first holiday with a baby? Our top tips for survival

First things first, congratulations!! Whether it’s your first baby or you’ve recently grown your family, you’ve already done an awesome job! And now you’re here, maybe thinking about that hugely exciting first holiday with your new addition. We know that the idea of upheaving your carefully crafted routines or gathering up all the STUFF that […]

Family Christmas in Cornwall

Christmas at Glynn Barton Want a Christmas Break with a little difference? Whether its dipping your toes in the icy sea (yes it is a little chilly!) blowing away the cobwebs on the coastal path or melting a marshmallow on the campfire we have out together a few of our favourite things to do in […]

Menabilly to Fowey – The beauty of the Coastal Path

One of our favourite walks is the circular walk from Menabilly to Fowey and back through the headland. And YES, we do it with the boys! Walking with kids is always entertaining. “Mummy I’ve got tired legs”, “Mummy I’m hungry”, and the ultimate “Mummy I need a poo!” The South West Coastal Path is full […]

Walking with Kids… where is the question!

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The South West Coast path is home to 630 miles of the most breath taking views as well as being the UK’s longest and most loved National Trail. We are lucky to be located in central Cornwall which means we get the best of both the North and South Cornish Coasts. There are lots of […]