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Housesitting in North Yorkshire

It has once again been a pleasure to have housesat in North Yorkshire. A beautiful scenic part of the United Kingdom. Not forgetting to mention the friendly locals. When the sun is shining, she is indeed a beauty. Abe and Lou were no longer two, they were now three. Ageing another year had made them… Continue reading Housesitting in North Yorkshire

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A Day in Guildford

With a small amount of information, we set off to spend time in Guildford. Sometimes it is more interesting to have an element of pleasant surprises than knowing all there is to know before visiting a new place. Firstly, one of the main reasons for heading into the city was to inject some new items… Continue reading A Day in Guildford

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R.H.S Wisley a Horticultural Inspiration

It was Sunday morning. Yet another glorious sunny, warm day.  Even though it was now in the middle of a Bank Holiday Weekend. Yes, I repeat it was still sunny and no clouds to be seen on the horizon. Time to get up and at'em. Within moments we are dressed and ready for a long… Continue reading R.H.S Wisley a Horticultural Inspiration

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Walking in Wiltshire

The freedom of walking and its regenerative power that makes it a pleasure.   With Spring now upon us, and for some reason, the beginning of this season seems to generate in us a big surge of energy and a "Let's grab this opportunity and go with it", sort of thought.  For us this spring, it… Continue reading Walking in Wiltshire

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5 Wonders of a UK Spring

The fog is lifting,  flowers are blooming,  birds are twittering, the sun is shining,  windows are opening, with people wondering.  Has Springtime finally arrived? I do believe spring is here, though there was a burst of summer that arrived late April, what a surprise that was, especially for us who were not prepared with summer… Continue reading 5 Wonders of a UK Spring

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A Saunter down GRAND AVENUE

My first question on awakening a certain Spring morning was; "What's the weather looking like outside?". With a quick pull of the curtains,  a sleepy voice replies with a non-committal, "Not too bad, not too good.  With about 50/50 for showers by the look of it". Without a second thought, it was settled, we were… Continue reading A Saunter down GRAND AVENUE

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Housesitting with Bess & Molly

Our last housesit was in the picturesque Wiltshire countryside not far from Marlborough. It really isn't far at all from the Cotswolds, as the crow flies. Which makes the transition between housesits much more relaxing and less time-consuming. Double doesn't always mean trouble. Which of course Bess and Molly are far from being trouble. More… Continue reading Housesitting with Bess & Molly