Category Archives: Country Home

Helping Wildlife Through Winter

Robin visiting a winter garden

You can make a significant contribution to supporting wildlife during the cold winter months from doing something as simple as putting food out in the garden. Helping wildlife visiting your garden in winter is also a great way to watch the birds and animals at close quarters.

Partridge, Pear and Venison Terrine Recipe

Partridge, venison and pear terrine with chutney

At Fur Feather & Fin, we love a dish that makes game meat taste extra special. Shooting season is underway, and that means lots of great meals heading our way! What’s more, we love finding new recipes to try out, and this one has caught our eye – for obvious reasons!

Homemade Gin Recipe for Sloe Season

Sloe gin, made using a homemade recipe

The sloe season usually begins in October; however, with particularly wet weather (such as we’ve had recently) the berries can be ripe enough to harvest as early as September. This is great news for gin lovers, as you can get a head start on making your own gin this season. Our guide is here to Continue Reading →

The Ultimate Guide to Blackberries

Blackberries in a hedge

Late summer and early autumn is the perfect time for blackberries, and you can find the fruit in abundance across the countryside. Our ultimate guide will give you tips on where to find them, recipe ideas and storing them to use at a later date. All you need to get started is a place to Continue Reading →

6 Ways to Prepare for Autumn

A woman throwing a pile of leaves in the air whilst wearing country clothing

Autumn is coming, and as the season starts to change, it’s time to get prepared. For the country lovers amongst us, we’re very excited to see what the next few months bring, with a fresh set of recipes, the shooting season in full swing and a plethora of exciting events coming up. To help you Continue Reading →

Outdoor Activities To Do On August Bank Holiday

Bunting used for a Bank Holiday garden party

August Bank Holiday weekend is just over a week away, and no doubt you will be thinking of how to spend that extra day off. With our fingers crossed the rainy August weather will take a break and we will have some glorious sunshine and warm weather, there will be plenty of outdoor activities to Continue Reading →

Wedding Gift Ideas For Country Loving Couples

Wedding gift available from Fur Feather & Fin

Wedding season is here, and that means dancing, drinking, eating and celebrating your family and friends’ loving relationships! Weddings are a lot of fun, but sometimes finding the perfect gift for the happy couple can be difficult. If they love the countryside and the outdoors, why not get them one of our quality Fur Feather Continue Reading →

The Perfect Gifts for Father’s Day

men’s country gifts for Father’s Day.

Father’s Day is only a couple of weeks away on Sunday 18th June, and that means it’s time to get a meaningful, useful or even just funny gift for your wonderful dad. If you find yourself stuck for ideas, like you do every year, don’t worry, as we are here to help with ten of Continue Reading →

Recipe: Pheasant and cider casserole

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When pheasant shooting is in season, there can often be an abundance of the bird available for food. Many surplus birds are available from local butchers, oven ready, for just £5! With the tedious task of plucking the bird already taken care of, you can get started cooking up a delicious pheasant and cider casserole straight Continue Reading →

Stunning stately homes to visit on the Easter weekend

Stunning stately homes to explore on a family outing this Easter

Britain has many fine stately homes and grand country mansions. Surrounded by beautifully cultivated gardens and expansive grounds, they are ideal for strolling around on a warm bank holiday weekend and make for a fun destination on a family day trip.