A time lapse phone call occurred at the crack of dawn, it was Mr Plasterer guy. He´d had a cancellation, so could he come today to sand down the wayward wall?We got lucky for once, time was on our side for this particular job! “Yes of course” says me (no dam choice). Totally unprepared we…… Continue reading Time lapse phone calls and time lapse sunset.
The house insurance money is now in the bank, whether it´ll cover all costs is a different matter. That kitchen is going to take some serious joinery work, every time we open the fridge door it creates home made wood confetti. When there´s a painter in the house assessing what he has to do, other…… Continue reading Getting priorities wrong
You know when you`re having a shower or even sat on the toilet, the brain seems to focus on something important or something forgotten about? It can be anything from an item missing from a shopping list to “Oh my god I forgot a birthday card for..” There´s nothing can be done about it at…… Continue reading Not a shower revelation
Life is full of adventures, some bigger than others, the best ones are those that in reality sweep you off your feet. It´s taken us a few months of pondering about the idea of taking yet another leap. As mentioned in my previous post, the decision has been made, we´re moving on again!Here´s the “shortened”…… Continue reading Taking leaps and moving on
After six months of deliberation, we recently decided to up sticks and move further inland. A private villa with swimming pool and mountain views is what we´re looking for. So our house has been up for sale a few weeks now, the photos of it online are beautiful, very appealing you might say. But if…… Continue reading Cart before the horse
We´ve lived in our Spanish home for over five years now, aside from a refurbishment (decision) here and there, it´s never caused us any problems. Till now..A few days ago we heard DRIP DRIP DRIP coming from a cupboard in the kitchen, unusual because cupboards don´t normally store water. Pots, pans, plates, cups, are not…… Continue reading All at sea without the salt
It´s almost two years ago since Richie the DJ went to the UK, and now he´s moved back to sunny Spain for good. On Friday two of our local bars opened up their outdoor space together and we all rocked the night away. Here´s some memories of us dancing on the blue flag playa, at…… Continue reading Richie Alexander is back!
Has anyone ever been stalked by a sparrow before? It could only happen to me, this little tinker knows nothing about the pecking order and stole my tapas.
Running away with me. Last night’s sunset, find the laughing dolphin.. Today’s visitor. Not my imagination.
I’ve just noticed that going back to last April isn’t enough, just three blog posts in that month, and previous to that it was September 2017! How time flies when you’re having fun.I can’t believe it’s sixteen months since my mum and dad came to visit us in October 2017. Neither of them like flying…… Continue reading It’s a time warp