If there is one thing that this time of year teaches you, it’s that owning a narrow boat is absolutely awful. Experiencing temperatures over twenty degrees the last few days has really exposed the pitfalls of Narrow home ownership. Firstly when the sun is shining you can step outside and be surrounded by the awful […]Read more "Owning a Narrowboat is Awful – Narrowboat Sunny Days, the Truth"
Nothing says happy Friday like a Cratch update! We have a cratch!!!!! I got home from work last night to find a lovely fitted cratch giving what feels like tonnes of extra space. And it’s so pretty too! (Yes I am trying to see how many times I can fit the word Cratch into this blog!) […]Read more "Cratch Update – Narrowboat Cratch"
Yes you read right, I am about to tell you the tale of the barking swan, I would suggest you sit comfortably and ready your self with your chosen beverage (I recommend Gin) for the tale I am about to tell. Any of you die hard readers or Twitter followers (Thank you firstly!), may of […]Read more "The tale of the barking swan"
I don’t know whether you have noticed but I am ever so slightly smug about our decision to start Living Narrow. If you have failed to notice and you would quite like to waste some time (Most probably at work) reading more of my smug musings you might like to take a look at these: The […]Read more "The best thing about not living in a house?"
If you happen to be anywhere around the Crick area of the Leicester arm of the Grand Union you may of failed to of noticed that the Crick Boat show is taking place at the end of the month. Joking, we think you would be walking round with your eyes shut to miss it! Whether […]Read more "Crick Boat Show – What to expect?"
Now I’m not one to moan, nor should you become confused that we are now a TV guide blog, but we wanted to take a moment to post about the comical ‘How to live mortgage free’. I got in late last night and James had popped Sarah Beeny’s latest Channel 4 offering, How to live mortgage […]Read more "How to live mortgage free – Thanks to the delusional Mrs Beeny"
For those of you who follow us on Twitter you will already be well aware of my mission to befriend the Marina swans. Having seemingly proved successful I thought I would take the opportunity to pass on this Swan befriending knowledge. You can become friends with a Swan family in three simple steps. To follow […]Read more "How to Befriend Swans – A step by step guide"