Phase 8 – The barn renovations

Phase 8 – The barn renovations

Quite a lot of progress since the 10th of February, Hugh hasn’t stopped, starting at 8.00 am, a quick lunch at 2.00 and then back he goes until 6.00pm (lucky the wife knows the right type of energy food to feed him –  can’t have him stopping or...

Phase 7 – The Barn renovations

A quick update to what Hugh has achieved since the middle of December – I say the middle because for the first 10 days of our return from holidays, we dealt with the three floor flooding in the house whilst we were on holiday. Luckily we have the most amazing...
Phase 6 – The Barn renovations

Phase 6 – The Barn renovations

Things have certainly moved along since my last post at the start of September. Hugh had set himself 5 goals to achieve before we head back to Oz for a well deserved rest next week. Goal 1 – The fire needed to be installed and in working order, because on our...
Phase 5 – The Barn renovations

Phase 5 – The Barn renovations

The Barn has really taken shape the last few months, Hugh has been working so hard, moving rocks, breaking down pillars of stone, laying floors, plastering between beams, insulating, laying pipes for the plumbing and cables for the electricity. It’s been non...
The Barn – phase 4.

The Barn – phase 4.

It’s been a while since l updated the progress on the barn but the winter months made it impossible for Hugh to work on the property, -15C, dumping snow and no heating, a solid reason to show no progress. So now winter is behind us, Hugh has being motivated to...
Ten tips to be more effective in the kitchen

Ten tips to be more effective in the kitchen

10 Useful Tips and Tricks to be More Efficient in the Kitchen Let’s face it, we’re all busy. It appears that being busy is the ‘plague’ of the 21st century. So, it’s no wonder that many of us are constantly looking for ways to speed up various tasks – including...

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