It was a Monday. Last week to be precise. At this stage of our housesitting, the countryside, Miss Dexter and us, had felt and seen the rain for days on end. It was time for a break in the weather. To don, our jackets take a deep breath and head out. Whether it be rain… Continue reading A Pretty Village in France – Auvillar
Firstly, introductions to the loveable crew: Miss Dexter and Mr Toulouse, unfortunately, Mr Toulouse was unavailable for the photo shoot, he has declined the notoriety. In other words, I could not get him to stay still for even one moment. Mr Toulouse the black cat you are a nightmare to photograph. Though he does have… Continue reading Neighbourhood Walks – Espalais
The cold wind had made its way back to the coast, a sweet reminder for us that we were heading for less temperate days and colder nights, as we headed up north towards our first pitstop. Even in winter mode, nothing says "holiday" more than a car, a suitcase, sunglasses, or perhaps in our… Continue reading Roadtrip – Spain to France
Celebrating in France.
Spain usually equates to sun, warmth and olive trees? Not particularly covered in snow?
Our first day exploring in 2018. It also just happened to be the first day of a new year. Of course, being in Spain, it was one with an absence of rain, wind or cloud. It was time for us to go out, enjoy the sun and stretch our legs. The main character of our… Continue reading A Ronda View
In December we initially had one housesit organised which was repeated a few times throughout the winter months. Then closer to Christmas came the opportunity to care for the neighbour's cat and how could we resist caring for a cat especially one who goes by the name of "Junky". Our main housesit for the month… Continue reading Fudge in Spain