Diamondvale B&B Blog
Stanthorpe Wineries 7 shockingly true health benefits of taking time out in the country 7 shockingly true health benefits of taking time out in the country We all know how relaxing it is to go for a gentle hike in the woods, but did you know that this simple activity has been scientifically proven to improve your health and well-being?Seriously folks, I’m not just talking a walk in the local park – no, that won’t do. Discuss
A Job Less Ordinary A Job Less Ordinary When it comes to owning your own accommodation business, you quickly learn to become the quintessential “jack of all trades”. One moment you are working with a customer espousing all the virtues of our region, next you are wrangling with the animals, writing a blog or making up a floral bouquet, you may even find yourself putting together a BBQ. Discuss
Who knows what goes with wine? Does it really matter? Who knows what goes with wine? Does it really matter? Now, if you’re like me then you really have no experience drinking wine except for a couple of tastes you’ve had over the years, or you’ve mistaken wine coolers for something that is tolerable or perhaps you’ve tried a sweet white? And you binged on it and now you can’t drink it anymore? Discuss
39 Reasons to Head to the Stanthorpe Show in 2015 39 Reasons to Head to the Stanthorpe Show in 2015 If you’ve ever wanted to step back in time and imagine the Ekka the way it was when the show first began – then a trip to the Stanthorpe Show is for you. This weekend, this year, this much anticipated event turns 139!!! Discuss
The Laws of Attraction The Laws of Attraction There’s a lot to be said about the laws of attraction. Have you ever felt yourself irresistibly drawn to something with an urge so strong that it’s almost impossible to think about something else? A magnetic force that compels you to drive all of your energies into one direction and, to make matters worse,  it’s not even something you do entirely consciously. Discuss
Stanthorpe Rocks This November the Granite Belt will be set to rock its heart out all over again. If you're like me and grew up listening to the Rock music of the 80's you won't believe your ears when you hear the line up for the 2014 concert. So many of the songs from this era have been drummed into my subconscious - like Leo Sayer's "I Love you more than I can say". Discuss
Spring in Full Swing Spring in Full Swing What’s in store when you visit our charming Stanthorpe cottages this Spring? Well, it turns out I didn’t kill the roses and, as promised by my thoughtful pruning guide, they look like they are flourishing. Spring is here with a vengeance. Discuss