We are at an age now where a good majority of the people around us have started to buy homes and put down roots, this combined with the fact people around us know we have been ‘boat folk’ for a year, has caused a great deal of questioning on whether or not we are tempted […]Read more "So When Will you Buy A House – Narrow Boat Homes"
The lights had been fading on and off like a scene from an American Horror movie since Monday, Fantine is tucked up in the Marina at the minute so we thought little of it, assuming there was a problem with the mains hook up. We are silly amateur boaty folk. Last night we got home […]Read more "The Night The Lights Went Out – Narrow Boat Technical Issues"
We are vastly approaching a year since we started this blog, and as such a year since we began with the idea of Living Narrow. It’s madness to even think, time flies and all that, so apologies if this month turns into a lot of looking back on lessons learned and what we have discovered […]Read more "The Big Fat Review of The Year"
In our previous post, where I berated the stupid Hobbit Stove with Gollum levels of hate, I asked that you all read it in a whisper Two Dogs, One Stove – Narrow Boat Warmth. See our Hobbit seems to be a very temperamental so and so, and at the first sign of criticism decides to […]Read more "The Stoves Have Ears – Are Narrow Boats Cold?"
For any of you expecting smut, you filthy monkeys I’m about to disappoint you! Surely no one would take time out of their life to write a blog about two dogs and a stove would they? Surely not? I say Challenge Accepted! Now everything I write in this post should be read as a whisper, […]Read more "Two Dogs, One Stove – Narrow Boat Warmth"
‘The average person spends the equivalent of five months of their life – talking about the weather, a study has revealed. A poll of 2,000 adults has found the classic British stereotype of always talking about the weather is as right as rain, with the subject coming up three times in a typical day.’ Ok ok I am the ultimate British Citizen, all I […]Read more "The Average Person Spends 5 Months of Their Life Talking About Weather – Storms and Narrow Boats"
To start with, anyone over the age of Ten should stop reading now! Unless you want Christmas to be ruined! (Actually thinking about it maybe ten is a tad old the rate kids are growing up these days!) (Officially sounding like an old person now!). I love Christmas but rest assured I am not one […]Read more "The Present Pile Up – Lack of Santa Space"