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  • We're stuck at home for the forseeable, but there are plenty of options to bring art, culture, music and fun to your living room. Muddy has rounded up 10 things to get you started, including cool online art workshops from @wattsgallery - check them out via the link in our bio.⁠
#thingstodo #virtualthingstodo #surreywhatson #whatsoninsurrey #thingstodoathome #art #music #workshops #virtualworkshops
  • Gorgeous sunny winter days at Newlands Corner. 🧡⁠
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#surrey #newlandscorner #landcsapephotography #surreyviewpoint #viewpoint #surreyviews #bestsurreyviews #wintermorning #mistymorning #surreyhills #surreyhillsaonb #surreylandscapes #guildfordlandscapes #landscapephotos #frostymorning #sunrise #sunrisephotography #wintersun
  • Looking for some literary inspiration to keep you going during this winter lockdown? We've tapped up Surrey author Jody Cooksley - @jrc57 - for her five favourites. It was no easy task narrowing it down to just five - you can check them out on the website via the link in the bio. ⁠
Jody's debut novel, The Glass House, was published at the end of last year. It's a fictional account of the pioneer photographer Julia Margaret Cameron, who also happened to be mates with the Victorian artist GF Watts (the portrait on the book cover was painted by Watts). ⁠
#books #bookclub #readingideas #fivebestbooks #bookstoread #historicalfiction #inspiringwomen #victorianphotography #arthistory #reading #readinggroup #readinggroups #bookclubsofinstagram #newbooks #lifestory #womeninhistory #booksbooksbooks #instabooks #bookstagramfeature #booklove #booknerd #reading #readingtime #readingcommunity #bookish #bookishlife #ilovebooks #readersofinstagram
  • Surrey truly is a stunning place to live - as shown in this shot taken by @sfoster5860 a few weeks ago on Walton Heath Common.⁠
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#surreyhills #englishcountryside #waltonheath #surrey #ancientwoodland #trees #moodywood #surrey #visitbritain #beautifulnaturephotography #woodland #beautifulnature #surreyhillsaonb #enchantedwoodland #surreyshooters #woodland #surreyhills #naturephotography
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  • Luxury glamping and llama trekking

    Luxury glamping and llama trekking

    For a staycation with a difference head to The Merry Harriers in Hambledon – where you can stay in a shepherd’s hut and trek with llamas. We’re giving away a trekking experience and stay for two people.

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      Plan your next holiday

      There's nothing quite like an enforced lockdown to make feet itchy and the desire to travel even greater. But is it a good idea? We asked travel expert Emily McCormick.

    • Holiday in the hills: Muddy reviews Barnett Hill

      Holiday in the hills: Muddy reviews Barnett Hill

      As holidays abroad are seemingly off the agenda - a staycation has never looked so good. And this country house hotel in the gorgeous Surrey Hills is the perfect getaway for couples and families.

  • Fancy a wander around this whopper?
  • Fancy a wander around this whopper?
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  • Best fitness gear for 2021

    Best fitness gear for 2021

    New year, new fitness routine? We’re with you! Here’s the Muddy edit of stylish sportswear and accessories that’ll have you in tip-top form in no time.

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    • Veganuary: The beauty edit

      Veganuary: The beauty edit

      Want to do Veganuary without giving up cheese and chocolate? Here's your loophole: go vegan with your beauty routine instead with these eight kind-to-animals brands.

    • The best festive beauty buys

      The best festive beauty buys

      It's Xmas, which means it's time to overhaul your beauty routine with festive shades and a whole load of glitter. Add these new releases to your makeup bag now!

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  • Muddy gets yogic with Dee Opp

    Muddy gets yogic with Dee Opp

    Surrey yoga instructor Dee Opp specialises in therapeutic yoga, and she’s bringing her own brand of restorative yoga to people who wouldn’t ordinarily have access to yoga or a yoga studio.

    • Muddy meets the queen bee at Gail’s Bakery

      Muddy meets the queen bee at Gail’s Bakery

      Marta Pogroszewska, MD at GAIL's Bakery talks Tunsgate, tahini cake and turbo-charged New York City ahead of the opening of their Guildford bakery on Thursday.

    • Muddy meets Lizzie Liebenhals

      Muddy meets Lizzie Liebenhals

      For the crème de la crème of party planners, it has to be Lizzie Liebenhals. Muddy snatched five minutes to pick the brains of this Surrey party queen.

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