MrSlender and me have talked about living in a bigger house. Of course we have. With number two on the way it’s a conversation every couple has. But as much as we dreamed of an upstairs bathroom, a utility room or an en-suite that they were, just dreams. We simply could not afford to move to… Continue reading Renovation: idea phase
Moving house is a huge upheaval. It’s massively emotional not to mention tiring and stressful. But really exciting too. One of my closest friends has just found a new house to move to too. We’ve done loads at the same time, we met when we were 18, went through the same development programme at work,… Continue reading Moving house and losing friends
Today was a day of mixed emotion. We said goodbye to our first family home. I am calling this the end of phase one. So it seems it is really happening. We are moving. Goodbye number 24. It’s been a rollercoaster 6 and a half years. We’ve had happy times, sad times, drunk times, fun… Continue reading 2013 365 #95 ‘goodbye house’
Today the pob helped me to pack up all his cuddly toys in to a huge big box for the new house. Of course he had to get in too. He was extremely good at packing and has been wonderfully behaved even though his home is being packed up around him and all the familiarity… Continue reading 2013 365 #84 ‘packing’
Today Lisa came to help again. We managed the terrible cupboard. Here she is carrying the most random items, an old school hot water pan, my beautiful fabric roll and a fire guard. First bits to go in to storage.