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  • 10 Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea Treats

    Looking for a sweet treat for your mother, mother-in-law or your good self this Mothering Sunday? Here’s our guide to 10 of the best Afternoon Teas in Kent – book up quick!

    • Eat out: Raspberry Room, Brasted

      This gorgeous new tea room is bringing a bit of glamour, a splash of colour and a taste-buds...

    • Kent’s top gastropubs

      Foodies rejoice! 4 of Kent's fabulous pubs made the cut in the national Top 50 Gastropub Awards (this is the list that matters - as voted by industry experts). We love these wonderful eateries. Book your table now!

    • 31 Below, Marylebone

      You can keep Oxford, Bond and Kensington - it's Marylebone High Street and its new watering hole, 31 Below, all the way for me!

    • Review: Seventeen at One Warwick Park

      Muddy tries OWP's SEVENTEEN restaurant and discovered you can tumble down the rabbit hole this January with Alice in Wonderland inspired interiors and Afternoon teas. Curious? (And curiouser?)

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  • Booking your family hols?

    Don’t do anything till you’ve seen Flight Centre’s first Family Adventures brochure – and put yourself in the running for a £20k dream trip!

    • Kids in chaaaarge!

      Let my kids pick our family holiday? Errr, really? Call me a cynic, but this, I had to put to the test...Read on to see the result!

    • Fancy a weekend away… in Kent?!

      No need to travel past our border for the best things in life! I've teamed up with Southeastern to give you the lowdown on Kent's hidden gems. PLUS you can win a luxe hotel break in Tunny Wells worth £500! Aren't I nice?

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  • New season fashion – a bluffer’s guide

    Spring is coming but what to wear? Here are the key six trends that’ll give your wardrobe an easy-peasy update.

    • Race day ready

      For a day at the races, you'll want to look your most stylish. Make it to the winners' enclosure at Lingfield Park's Spring Ladies' Day on Fri 8 Mar with our race day inspiration.

    • Big Softy

      It's expensive, it bobbles and you can't machine wash it. But cashmere, I just can't quit you. Snuggle up and let me spin you a yarn about my new favourite label.

  • Need a new book?

    You’re in the right place – Muddy’s pro-bookworm Kerry Potter has picked this month’s seven sexiest reads.

    • Read these! February’s best new books

      It was still the dog days of winter last time I checked so there's only one thing for it - let's hunker down with a compelling new book. Cue February's must-read tomes, as chosen by Muddy's books editor Kerry Potter.

    • Your unmissable 2019 culture planner

      Want to make the most of 2019? Muddy's culture vulture Kerry Potter has curated the best new TV, music, theatre, film, books and art of the year. Diaries out!

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    • Property Flirt

      This Sevenoaks stunner is in a superb location. Think you can guess the price, property pervs?...

    • Find your dream home

      More people than ever are turning to property finding experts as the new secret weapon to secure their perfect home. Here's 10 REASONS WHY it could be the answer you're looking for...

    • Run for the hills!

      Actually don't just yet - let me tell about these brilliantly inspiring running books first. Plus, fun local races to sign up for!

    • Mud Monsters Fun Run

      Get your muddy kicks on this obstacle course fun run with Mud Monsters - we've a pair of tickets up for grabs!

  • 5 killer tips for better work/life balance

    The juggle is real – and not going anywhere – so how the hell can we to get it right?! Let’s ask the work/life balance experts for some help.

    • Review: St David’s Prep

      This co-ed, West Wickham prep is a little green oasis in a town setting. Ideal if you're looking for a nurturing, supportive, non-hot-house style school.

    • Choosing a nursery?

      We asked eight respected local heads to give their TOP TIPS for parents starting out on their child's educational journey. Here's the experts' list of the most important things to consider...

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