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HOMEMADE EASTER FAMILY TREATS

Posted by on Mar 26, 2016 in Blog Post | Comments Off on HOMEMADE EASTER FAMILY TREATS

HOMEMADE EASTER FAMILY TREATS

So…it seems that royality agree that HOMEMADE FAMILY TREATS are the best! The Telgraph reports that the Duchess of Cambridge disclosed her worries about buying the Queen a Christmas present for her first year at Sandringham. Wracking her brains for something suitable she eventually chose something homemade, whipping up a batch of chutney from her own grandmother’s receipe. The Taunton Country Market provide family treats such as this every week with our home made preserves, cakes, & juices. We also produce home grown seedlings,...

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MOTHERING SUNDAY

Posted by on Feb 27, 2016 in Blog Post | Comments Off on MOTHERING SUNDAY

MOTHERING SUNDAY

AS MOTHERS DAY APPROACHES…..WHAT SPECIAL ARRANGEMENTS DO YOU HAVE PLANNED FOR YOUR MOM? Traditionally Mothering Sunday was an occasion for honouring mothers of children and giving them presents and by attending church or more often the nearest cathedral.  Anyone who did this was commonly said to have gone “a-mothering” Simnel cake is a traditional confection associated with both Mothering Sunday and Easter. We have made it easy for you by providing lots of cards and ideas for gifts in our unique market and simnel cake too!.....

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For Your Valentine

Posted by on Feb 9, 2016 in Blog Post | Comments Off on For Your Valentine

For Your Valentine

For your valentine It is our tradition that on February 14th, suitors ply the object of their affections with chocolate, flowers and verses of poetry. Some lucky ladies receive jewelry, while some lucky men are treated to a steak dinner with all the trimmings What are you going to present your Valentine with this 14th February? Come and see our selection of  hand made cards, crafts & confectionery at your local Country Market.  2-3 Bath Place, Taunton. Opening Times: Wed. – Fri. 8:00 – 14:00 & Sat. 8:00 – 13:00 Here...

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SOMETHING TO AIM FOR THIS YEAR

Posted by on Feb 7, 2016 in Blog Post | Comments Off on SOMETHING TO AIM FOR THIS YEAR

SOMETHING TO AIM FOR THIS YEAR

SOMETHING TO AIM FOR THIS YEAR- A BEAUTIFUL GARDEN The Country Market can help you achieve just this….with a wide range of seedlings & established plants, we can supply you with all you need and grown locally too! We can even help you with planting advice and care… We are happy to help. Why not have a browse at House Beautifuls article (link below). we all need a little inspriation sometimes!...

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Country Crafting

Posted by on Jan 5, 2016 in Blog Post | Comments Off on Country Crafting

Country Crafting

Crafting has been found to be good for your health…. Here in the Somerset countryside we are crafting away…. busy making to stock our little shop here in historic Bath Place, Taunton. See the full report in Country Living Magazine – link below             http://www.countryliving.co.uk/create/craft/news/a309/why-crafting-is-good-for-you/...

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HAPPY NEW YEAR

Posted by on Jan 4, 2016 in Blog Post | Comments Off on HAPPY NEW YEAR

HAPPY NEW YEAR

We are like the Christmas elves busy making, baking & preparing lots of new goodies to fill our unique market for when we open again for a new year. OPENING AGAIN ON 13TH JANUARY 2016 Pop and see what wonderful hand made, home baked and home grown items we have to offer. Oh! ….and did you make any new years resolutions?…..here are a few of...

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HAPPY CHRISTMAS

Posted by on Dec 22, 2015 in Blog Post | Comments Off on HAPPY CHRISTMAS

HAPPY CHRISTMAS

There is still a few shopping days until the big day so do pop to our historical Bath Place, Taunton and see what wonderful hand made, home baked and home grown items we have to offer. Our little shop is busy each week and this inspires us to produce again and fill it up again with new work.  It’s quite an exciting time with the shop full of lovely feastive fare, decorations and gifts and we have exciting produce planned for next year too! We would like to say a big thankyou to our regular and new customers that have supported us this year....

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Love Cake

Posted by on Aug 31, 2015 in Blog Post | Comments Off on Love Cake

Love Cake

Love Cake A party just isn’t a party without cake… most people like cake. It may have begun as a German coarse & bread-like extravagance in the middle ages but is still a main part of our celebrations today. In the 17th century the wealthy began decorating cakes for birthday celebrations adding layers, and icing making it a much sweeter treat. In the 18th century food and baking utensils became more affordable and celebration cakes became more popular. Now we celebrate many occasions with cake from Birthday Cakes, Christmas cake, Wedding...

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Glorious Wedding Flowers

Posted by on Aug 23, 2015 in Blog Post | Comments Off on Glorious Wedding Flowers

Glorious Wedding Flowers

Glorious Wedding Flowers The Taunton Country Market have provided Wedding Flowers in Taunton, Somerset for many years.  Our locally grown and arranged wedding flowers come with a blast of colour from the wedding bouquet, pretty buttons, to each floral centre piece.  They are stunning unforgettable arrangements. Our talented & creative people will compile your dream wedding bouquet from romantic, to contemporary styles and cost-effectively too! Elegantly organic flower displays are achived by blending flower sizes, shades, and textures...

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Taunton Flower Show

Posted by on Aug 4, 2015 in Blog Post | Comments Off on Taunton Flower Show

Taunton Flower Show

BE INSPIRED – TAUNTON FLOWER SHOW – 7th& 8th August 2015 We can’t post this week without talking about the Taunton Flower Show, Britain’s oldest, longest running Flower Show – The flower show has been a regular feature of Taunton’s summer since 1831. Taunton Flower Show is held in Vivary Park in Taunton. The centre pieces of the show are the large competitive classes and floral classes marquees. The competitive classes are open to all and consist of approximately 250 different classes for amateur gardeners,...

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