• 5 Best dog walks in Derbyshire - Stanton Moor

    5 Best Dog Walks in Derbyshire

    If you’re looking for some of the best dog walks in Derbyshire, here they are. Though we only recently got a dog of our own, we have been walking other people’s dogs in these spots for a while. We are so lucky to live in such a beautiful part of the world. Derbyshire is filled […]

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    July 13, 2020 By jlowthrop
  • Best banana muffins with white chocolate and Nutella

    Best Banana Muffins Ever with White Chocolate and Nutella

    If you’re looking to use up those old bananas I can honestly say this is the best banana muffin recipe. Seriously. Best banana muffins EVER! Banana bread is soo the start of lockdown, things have improved since then and got even better! Banana, White Chocolate and Nutella Muffins are the new banana bread! After the […]

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    June 1, 2020 By jlowthrop
  • Things we can learn from nature

    5 Things we can Learn from Nature

    Over the last few weeks of lockdown I don’t think there is anyone that hasn’t felt closer to nature during this time. Whether you live in the middle of a city jungle or out in a small village everyone seems to be appreciating those daily walks and time outdoors more than ever before. This time […]

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    May 26, 2020 By jlowthrop
  • 101 Fun Things to Keep the Kids Entertained at Home

    101 Fun Things to Keep the Kids Entertained at Home

    Today’s guest blog is from the wonderful Carla Dee, sharing her 101 fun things to keep the kids entertained at home. I met Carla at the end of last year at Derby’s Happy Cafe where I gave a ‘Feel Good Do Good‘ talk. Carla is one of life’s smiley happy people and lives her pink […]

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    May 7, 2020 By jlowthrop
  • best virtual art clubs - Helen tyce

    5 of the Best Virtual Art Clubs

    This week’s guest post is from Helena Tyce sharing the best Virtual Art Clubs to get involved in during Lockdown. Helena Tyce is an artist who runs a studio in Sneinton Market in Nottingham. Helena creates beautiful art herself including hand drawn cards, prints and stationery. Below Helena shares her best virtual art clubs that […]

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    April 27, 2020 By jlowthrop
  • Helping from Home - Local Radio Keeping us Together - Radio Free Matlock

    Helping from Home – Radio Free Matlock Keeping us Together

    Welcome to the first instalment of Helping from Home! Where I interview brilliant people doing brilliant things to help others from their home. There is so much positive stuff happening at the moment amongst the not so positive things. I want to help shine a light on some of these wonderful people and how they […]

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    April 23, 2020 By jlowthrop
  • Uplifting Positive Playlists on Spotify to Improve Your Mood

    Uplifting Positive Playlists on Spotify to Improve Your Mood

    I don’t know about you, but it’s positive playlists on Spotify are keeping me going right now! We can find music to go with every mood, tunes for when we’re sad, music for when we’re angry and music for when we are partying the night away. Even if we might just be partying the night […]

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    April 20, 2020 By jlowthrop
  • Trying out the DoubleTree Cookie Recipe

    Trying out the Official DoubleTree Cookie Recipe

    When DoubleTree released their famous Double Tree Cookie recipe last week I was chomping at the bit to try it out. I am literally obsessed with DoubleTree by Hilton Chocolate Chip Cookies. I worked with DoubleTree by Hilton hotels a long while back on my travel blog She Gets Around and was soon addicted to […]

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    April 14, 2020 By jlowthrop
  • Jen Lowthrop - They Stay at Home

    Welcome to my new blog – They Stay at Home

    Yay! It’s here my new blog to keep me … and YOU entertained at home!

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    March 28, 2020 By jlowthrop
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    100 Fun things to do at Home (while self isolating)

    A big list of fun things to do at home while self isolating or just if you’re spending more time at home.

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    March 15, 2020 By jlowthrop