And so the time has come to actually book tickets! The house sale is moving at a pace now and we WILL be on our merry way by the end of July – no matter what. Hardly seems real now….. having waited so long for it to happen. O.M.G. – that’s 28… Continue reading Up, Up & Away We Go
Hurrah! We are at last ready to exchange contracts with the current prospects. Only one small snag – they haven’t had their mortgage valuation done… Having paid hundreds of pounds for their actual survey to see if the house is liable to fall down, which was done about a week after the… Continue reading Good news, bad news
Is it time for me to have a small panic? Or a large panic? His Lordship has been in touch with the crooks estate agents selling our house and they have suggested that COMPLETION will be sometime before the end of July. I am assuming that they mean this year. Ha! I had better… Continue reading Don’t Panic Mr Mainwaring! Don’t Panic!
Now this little blog effort today is not really about moving abroad or gardens or families. It is more a “things that irritate me” kind of a blog. First things first – why is now everything some sort of “journey”? The journey all the pretend chefs take in the cooking programme with the two… Continue reading Life’s Little Irritations
Finally! TheOD is on the move…….. At the end of last week contracts were exchanged and this weekend she’s outta here. Shall I hang the bunting and flags out ??? 😃😃 Or would that be too mean…. ?? Probably – so maybe just a small cheer inside my head as the moving van drives off… Continue reading Onwards………
Whilst browsing around the Book Of Faces today – I discovered a FB friend had posted some glorious photos of her garden. It is stunning, apparently she used to have a rare plants nursery before suffering an injury, after which she couldn’t carry on. My little plot in North Hampshire looks a little bit sad… Continue reading Gardening News
Today is the Great Mug Clearout! TheOD has been handed all the various Disney related mugs that have been accumulated over the years. There is now so much more space in the cupboard(s). I rather think that TheOD was quite surprised just how many there were…. she can have her own clear out when she… Continue reading I like a Nice Cup of Tea & a Sit Down
I read other people’s blogs and feel that I ought to be writing something much more profound than what I am doodling…… However, most of you who know me pretty well will know that is never going to happen. Life’s too short – if you don’t like something, or something is bothering you,… Continue reading Profound It Is Not!
For those of you who very kindly read my blog of yesterday, this is a little bit of an update to that one. As of lunchtime today we have New Prospects…….. AND even better……… They have nothing to sell! Are we really going to be that lucky? Please keep everything… Continue reading Little Bit of a Twist