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Places we have visited during 2018

Jan 14, 2019

It’s been a while Hello there, it’s been a while since I have been here, so apologies for that, no excuse other than Jon & I have been a tad busy making sure The Old Parsonage is looking spic and span for 2019. We had a couple of expeditions during 2018 and I have shown…

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A three night stay at The Old Parsonage

Aug 12, 2018

A three night stay at The Old Parsonage We’ve had lots of guests who booked to stay with us for two nights and wished they’d stayed longer.  So, we thought we’d put together a little suggested itinerary for what you might do when staying with us for three nights. Day 1 When you arrive, we’ll welcome you…

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Orange Drizzle Loaf

May 25, 2018

Recipe for Orange Drizzle Loaf This is a great recipe for orange drizzle, you can add the butter cream icing for the middle or not, it’s entirely up to you. This recipe is taken from the ‘Mary Berry Everyday’ recipe book (I know, I know but her recipes are just so good & foolproof, well they are for…

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A Thomas Hardy Event

Apr 27, 2018

A Thomas Hardy Event 5th & 6th May 2018 Next weekend sees a Thomas Hardy event in St Clether, Launceston, which is about a 20 minutes drive from our door. Thomas Hardy was an English novelist and poet who spent a fair amount of time in Cornwall, especially the North Cornwall coast. In 1870 he met his…

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Waffling On …

Feb 28, 2018

I have recently purchased a wonderful waffle maker (Cuisinart ) and decided to try out one of the recipes on my youngest son! The recipe was quite straight forward and is listed below :- Ingredients 250g plain flour 7g (1 ½  tsps) baking powder 20g caster sugar 5g (1 tsp) salt 475ml milk 2 eggs 30ml vegetable oil…

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Boscastle Walking Week 2018

Jan 22, 2018

  I thought you might like to know about Boscastle walking week.  If you are interested in joining in then please see below for more details. We will offer a free pack lunch to Old Parsonage guests during walking week when they take part in a walk.   Boscastle Walking Week

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Marmalade Recipe

Jan 22, 2018

Making marmalade We have had a rather wet start to 2018 and I thought what better way to get through the damp weather than by making marmalade ready for our breakfasts this year. It was my first attempt and I am rather pleased with the results! I didn’t have a clue on how to make this marvellous preserve…

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Cranberry and Orange Loaf

Jan 8, 2018

  2018 has started in a flurry of frosty mornings and crispy cold days and what we need is a little bit of comfort. As it happens, I am ready to start experimenting with new cake recipes, this is my idea of comfort. My cousin, Kathy, and her family came to visit a couple of…

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Hello world!

Oct 24, 2019

Welcome to WebDFA Accommodation 4a. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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Welcome to The Old Parsonage, Boscastle Blog

Dec 12, 2017

We are getting ready for Christmas down here in Boscastle and The Old Parsonage is starting to look very festive indeed. Whether it’s organising the Christmas shopping which entails all the festive food and of course ‘just the right’ presents for the family or getting the house ready for the family to descend, I always…

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