Well here we are, 730 days, or two years if you prefer, since being handed the keys of Fantine. It’s incredible really how much has changed in those two years. Did we ever imagine Fantine would change our lives entirely? Absolutely not. Have there been nightmares, bumps, scrapes, sinkage fears and tantrums, yes by the […]Read more "Two Years Of Life Aboard"
We’re very proud to announce to you all that we have awarded ourselves a mini victory (Still counts as an award even if self-certified I think!). Since the beginning of the month we have noticed an increasing number of boats admitting defeat and lighting their fires. I am proud to say we hadn’t … at […]Read more "It’s Official We’re Boaty"
Phew! Things got a bit moody there for a minute didn’t they! Sorry about that everyone, but I do think it’s important once in a while to be honest about things, I like to be fun with a hint of factual in this blog, but the occasional bit of unpolished honest surely can’t hurt! Continuing […]Read more "How Do Dogs Take To Living On A Narrow Boat?"
The countdown is on, and whilst based on our last post you might start to worry I’m about to bang on about Christmas again, fear not dear readers! Because what I’m really here counting down towards is our wonderful (In my head at least) new kitchen. I’m not going to lie but nearly two years in […]Read more "I’m Dreaming of a white kitchen – How to make the kitchen work on a Narrow Boat"
Well any of you dedicated Twitter followers of ours will of seen, yesterday brought about a change. We managed to open the side hatch, for a whole three hours, without risking frost bite or flooding, I almost don’t dare to say it but this feels like the first sign of spring. I don’t think I […]Read more "Could it possibly be Spring? – Surviving Winter on a Narrow Boat"
Firstly an apology, I’ve been far too quiet recently again life has been getting in the way of blogging, what with new business ventures (more on this soon) and the wedding of my wonderful Dad we’ve been a bit busy. But I’m back and ready to ramble to you all. Looking back into the archive […]Read more "What? You’re going to live on a Narrow Boat – The 3 questions everyone asks review"
Every now and then you get woken up in the night by a noise don’t you? It’s a fairly normal, common thing across all homes. However I wonder how often people are woken in the middle of the night in their brick houses with the blood running cold feeling that their home may in fact […]Read more "Find anything that floats I think we are going under – Narrow Boat Sinking"