Category Archives: Personal

Birthday wishes

I forget most of my friends birthdays but there are a few that stick in my mind. Happy Birthday to the two people this week!

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A trip to… Glasgow

Generally the response I got when I told people where I was going for a few days break from work was “Why?”. So I will admit I was a little unsure when Miss C and I set off on the … Continue reading

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To those I know with birthdays..

..today and in the week before, have a great one.

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Weekend in Ashford in the Water

Strange name for a place really as it’s more on the water than in it. Unless they suffer from flooding I suppose. Still, it was the last minute destination of choice for Miss C and I for a long weekend … Continue reading

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Bargain

If you’ve not got proper insulation in your loft then check out this deal from B&Q. Only cost me £12 to get enough to do my loft – or at least I think I have enough to do the whole … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Croatia

Every time I told someone where we were going on holiday they had either been themselves, knew someone that had gone, read about it or seen a program about it. All had the same response – “I hear it’s really … Continue reading

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Lots done but lots to do

Last couple of weeks really seem to have been a blur. Even Valentine’s day was postponed as neither Miss C or I had much time to make it actually worthwhile – not that we really believe much in Valentine’s day … Continue reading

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Removals

Back when I started this whole house buying malarkey I was expecting to pay a few hundred quid to do the actual ‘move’ when the time came. Then I got a bit worried when a work colleague told me he’d … Continue reading

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Got there in the end

It’s taken almost exactly four months from putting in an offer to finally picking up the keys but at long last, I have a house. I began to wonder if it was ever going to happen last week when the … Continue reading

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Looking after your customers

Many many months ago I bought Miss C a new telly for her birthday. I picked one with built in Freesat so that she could a) get good reception through the leftover satellite dish she had outside and b) watch … Continue reading

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