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  • How to host a spectacular winter party

    If you're planning to host a party this winter, make sure your guests are still talking about it for months to come. We asked Surrey-based event experts Mirage Parties how to create a party with big-time wow.

  • The rise of the housekeeper

    Need an extra pair of hands? If you're considering hiring a housekeeper, there are few things you should know before handing over the hoover. Hummingbird Home Staff have shared some basic rules to keep things sweet.

  • Baking the perfect sourdough

    Autumn is the perfect time to hunker down and bake bread - and thanks a lesson from private chef Laura Scott, Muddy has nailed the perfect loaf. Here's how!

  • How to plan the perfect kitchen

    Planning and designing a new kitchen is not for the faint-hearted - contemporary or classic, hand-painted or high-gloss - where do you start? We asked the experts at Park House Kitchens.

  • Style your vintage home

    There are so many reasons to buy vintage and period furniture - from the gorgeous and unique looks to the fact it's better for the environment.

  • Property Flirt

    Have a huge family or an abundance of friends but nowhere to keep all those visitors? Take a peek inside this lavish seven bed property that will get your heart racing!

  • Style and substance

    For independent retailers on the High Street, survival can be a tricky business. But One40, the boutique department store in Cranleigh has taken a different approach and it's working a treat. We caught up with the owners Richard and Elaine Graham.

  • Inspiring spaces

    Achieving the right look for your home can be tricky, especially when a room has many functions. So where do you start? We asked interiors expert Sacha Boxall for some advice.

  • Dark chocolate whisky cake

    Make your next grown-up dinner party a hit with this dark chocolate whisky cake. And the best part? It's best enjoyed a day or so after you make it, so it's the perfect pud to prep ahead of time.

  • Property Flirt

    Fancy yourself a five-bedder with a balcony overlooking sprawling garden? Of course you do! And lookie here - shall we go take a peek at this one?

  • Waitrose gin tasting? We’re in!

    Brand new, this service from Waitrose combines our favourite things - gin, friends and hanging out at home. See how Muddy's Ed-in-Chief, Hero Brown, got on and book up pronto this summer, it's a blast!

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