It was only a few weeks ago we were in France ambling along a few canals. As you may like to do when the sun is shining in the countryside of France, with its many small towns with canal ways. As we wandered down past the boats, "an old geezer", as he liked to describe… Continue reading Neighbourhood Walk – Moissac
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
As you know, we were in Portugal, to be more precise approximately 7kms from Ourique, heading inland, for a few weeks in September and have now completed our first housesit in this intriguing country.
It's 5 am, our alarm has gone off.
Barty dislikes the postie (he won't divulge why), pigeons and Possum [as in Possum, the cat because he hisses]. Basically, just a few moving objects starting with "P". Walking doesn't start with a "P" which is a good thing. As we love to go for walks! Especially ones on a reasonably warm and sunny day.… Continue reading Neighbourhood walks – Painswick
Life really is all about timing! We certainly did not get our timing correct for mostly sunny weather when housesitting in the Cotswolds a few weeks ago. As the cold front that was passing through made the temperature more like a late winter with the odd moments of spring. Did this dampen our spirits, it… Continue reading Neighbourhood Walks – Througham
Not a pirate to be seen down the lane.