Creative Countryside


A quarterly printed magazine telling stories of nature, folklore & adventure



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Traditional crafts, seasonal feasts & real life connection in beautiful locations


Seasonal inspiration & resources, plus the opportunity to connect with like-minded folk


Our slow & seasonal mantra,,,

Strive to live more slowly. Keep watch for the first snowdrop, walk outside in the rain, and listen for the return of the swallows. Share stories and seasonal feasts around campfires. Scribble ideas and illustrations on an adventure in the woods, on a mountain hike, or on an early morning stroll around your garden. Choose local, handmade and sustainable. Try your hand at weaving, whittling, foraging and bottling.

And every day, venture outside and celebrate the seasons.


Explore the online journal…


Seasonal Stories

Slow Living


Winter Solstice Celebration

Tuesday 11th December, 12noon - 7pm

  • Hot spiced drinks on arrival

  • A workshop to create your own festive Tudor bough decoration

  • Yule reflections and rituals

  • A 3 course seasonal solstice feast

You also have the option to add accommodation when purchasing your ticket, however rooms are very limited.


Sign up for monthly seasonal inspiration…

We love stories and folklore, adventures in nature & seasonal celebrations. Sound like you too? Join like-minded folk and become a part of the free newsletter community today. We'll send you a free 46-page seasonal living e-book, a digital mini-magazine four times a year, & monthly(ish) newsletters, including exclusive updates on our printed magazine and events.

We'd love to have you join us. Are you in?