Tales from Boustagill

Planning the Perfect Pad for our Poultry at Peaks and Pods

By | 2017-07-28T11:04:01+00:00 June 27th, 2017|

It’s been a quiet year without any hens and the time’s almost come to restock my flock, this time at our new Peaks and Pods location. My last lot of laying ladies met with an untimely end when they became dinner for a fox, and worst of all it took my all-time favourite hen Ivy [...]

What is it about fire pits that draws us all in?

By | 2017-07-28T11:04:34+00:00 June 24th, 2017|

Spanner and screwdriver at the ready, today John and I put together the first of our five new fire pits destined for the private spaces outside our luxury camping pods on Boustagill Farm. We’ll be lighting a fire tonight after sundown, and we’re looking forward to seeing the glow through the cut-outs of moons and [...]

From Rome to Rathmell. Our Quest for the Perfect Pizza.

By | 2017-07-28T11:05:19+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|

Who doesn’t love a perfect pizza, freshly cooked, crispy base with cheese oozing from the sides and a tasty topping? At Peaks and Pods headquarters, it was something that we decided we wanted to offer from very early on. It was my cousin John, a writer for Cycling Plus Magazine, who really got me thinking [...]