It’s a tale as old as time, don’t judge a book by it’s cover, but it’s next to impossible not to isn’t it?Read more "Making Your Mark On Your Home – Judging A Book By It’s Cover"
I did it didn’t I, I went and tempted fate! Just over week ago I pondered how you decide when the time is right to move from one boat to another, when there are no situational changes and no real tangible benefit of moving from one boat to another. Fast forward to Saturday where my […]Read more "Why Did I Open My Big Mouth? Narrowboat For Sale"
So another weekend has passed and with that we got to spend a day with our wonderful Fantine. Her cute little stove has now been fully fitted and the blacking complete, so she is ready for us to set sail on Friday (Update on the planned journey to follow). There isn’t a great lot for […]Read more "Narrowboat Renovation Day 5 – She’s Looking like Home"
This weekend Fantine was pulled from her sleepy watery home out into the bracing winds to have her butt painted. Or as some people may call it Blacked. When she had her safety survey Blacking came up as something which would need to be done within the next 12 months. We decided that it would […]Read more "Narrow Boat Blacking – She’s Out!"
We’ve only had the keys for a day but boy did we make the most of that day, we were painting away as quickly as this baby sloth will melt your hearts. We’ll update you with the progress in a later blog. We wanted to start by talking through the layout changes we plan. You […]Read more "Narrow Boat Layout – Our Plans"