five years ago today, we loaded the car and started our journey to buy our house in France… has it lived up to the dream?
Tag Archive for ‘restoration’
Stepping back in time at Simiane
If you are a regular reader of the blog, you will know that the Boulangerie at Simiane-La-Rotonde, just across the […]
Enjoying winter days, and a bit more work
After all the work that Andy has managed to get done over the last couple of months he has finally […]
Not exactly elegant living in Provence!
There is always a point whenever we have worked on houses, when the niceties of life have to go by […]
Blue skies, building walls and a beautiful table
I can’t get over that another week has gone by already, and find it even more surprising that it was […]
Another week, another year older and another new doorway
I think it would be more than fair to say that this year has had more than its share of […]
Aren’t walls meant to be straight?
Was it really only just over a week ago that I wrote the last update on the work we’re doing […]
L’Art de la Rencontre – 3 years on…
Yesterday Andy and I sat in the Artisan Bakery on The Quay in Exeter, raising a cup of coffee to […]
The building work starts and the water stops….
By the start of November our little place was in a state of chaos in readiness for the work to […]
Time for the transformation to begin
Firstly I have to start with an apology – the last few months have been rather chaotic with one thing […]