The new bathroom and our ONE mistake
Jun06

The new bathroom and our ONE mistake

Regular readers will know we recently got our ensuite bathroom done after a very long wait. Our old bathroom was horrible and virtually un-useable – the toilet didn’t flush and the shower had only one temperature (boiling), it had become somewhere used only for brushing our teeth and washing hands and faces. We were determined to get our new bathroom right. And we really did. It is beautiful. But we did just make one small...

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The new ensuite bathroom
Apr09

The new ensuite bathroom

I can hardly believe it myself, but after over four weeks of work and over four years of waiting, our new ensuite bathroom is finished! I’ve wanted the ensuite bathroom done ever since we moved into our house over four years ago, but obviously the main bathroom and the kitchen were much higher priorities. We came close to having it done in autumn 2016, but couldn’t quite afford it, so we opted to get the downstairs toilet...

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Silent Sunday 8.4.18
Apr08

Silent Sunday 8.4.18

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Silent Sunday 1.4.18
Apr01

Silent Sunday 1.4.18

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Working at home and the art of keeping warm
Mar27

Working at home and the art of keeping warm

I have worked at home on my own for four years now (I know – where did that time go?) and for the entire time I have struggled with keeping warm. I am cold for eight or nine months of the year. You may be surprised at just how cold a house can be in May or September. I wear a long sleeved T-shirt under a short sleeved one and try to keep it tucked in (I hate that cold bit of back!). I’ve tried wearing two hoodies or one...

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