A scenic location in the country side, luxurious tents and a relaxing weekend – does it sound too good to be true? Feather Down Farms make it possible. Experience the joy of camping without the pain; of giving up your lifestyle and making uncomfortable adjustments. Camping and glamour – make it your own A glamping […]

Recipe suggestions for cooking with the kids at the Feather Down farm. Enjoy delicious pancakes made “on location”! Ingredients: (Serves approx. 6 people) 100g or 4oz. plain flour A pinch of salt 1 egg, lightly beaten 300ml or ½ pint of Milk Oil for frying   Method:  Put the flour and salt in a bowl. […]

Recipe suggestions for cooking with the kids at the Feather Down farm. An omelette made “on location” is a quite a different experience! Ingredients: 2 eggs 2 tbsp. whole milk 2 tbsp. clarified (whole) butter Salt and ground white pepper, to taste Optional: Grated cheese Sautéed onion Chopped cooked bacon or ham   Method: Crack […]

Recipe suggestions for cooking with the kids at the Feather Down farm. Damper bread is unhealthy and horribly messy. You will all love it!!  Ingredients:  (Serves 8 people. Available in the honesty shop)  600g Self -raising flour 100g Caster sugar A pinch of salt 100ml of water A long stick you’ve found Choices: Jam Butter […]

Holidays are a big event and need some planning, but after any working week, a weekend in the countryside is possible. Detaching from everyday appliances and gadgetry indispensable when you are at home is a good start. Disappearing into nature is halfway there. Finding yourself on a farm is to step instead into a stream […]

The Times (Weekend) from 10 January: The 50 best holidays in France And coming straight in at number 18 … Farm Fun in Lorraine “The family of rustic glamping sites known as Feather Down farm (or its French name, Un Lit au Pré — a bed in a meadow) has a new site in the […]