Happy days…… Contracts have finally been exchanged – almost a year after the start of this very slow moving adventure. All systems are now GO! Actually, dear reader, you may just have this startling bit of information before His Lordship, who will still be in the land of nod. Bookings confirmed for our… Continue reading PUT THE FLAGS OUT, PEOPLE!
Who knew there would be so many forms to fill in for US Customs??? I suppose I should have guessed having been through their system so many times. Well, we now know when our stuff will be packed up and gone from the house – actually booked it in the other day … Continue reading Ramblings & Wittering On!
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………