Tag Archives: renovation

It’s Christmas 2015 – Bah Humbug!

The lead-up to Christmas has not been particularly festive for me. This is mostly due to our renovation works overrunning and trying to work up some sense of urgency in, and juggling timings of, various builders, deliveries, phone and internet services, utilities suppliers and gas certifications.  The snagging list has been long.  Little has gone… Read More »

Why I Am Here

At a stage of life when one prefers and should be in comfort, I find myself in Burgundy, away from my husband, with only a dog for company, camping out in a property that needs everything restored, and much added and updated. What did I do to deserve it?    I don’t know, but I must… Read More »