It’s that time again! A bit of light-hearted Sunday fun is in order, so it’s time to cover what’s floating our boat and what’s sinking our ship this week. For those of you who haven’t seen this feature of ours before it’s a little fun snippet of what we are loving and not liking about […]Read more "The Pros and Cons of Life Aboard a Narrow Boat – What’s Floating Our Boat and Sinking Our Ship This Week"
I’ve been very lovie dovie lately and banging on about narrowboats making your life change in all kinds of fabulous ways, today folks I’m getting real. The biggest thing that has changed isn’t my attitude toward space and buying stuff, it isn’t towards nature and how pretty witty it is outside. Nope the biggest change […]Read more "What Changes Most When You Have a Narrowboat?"
I’m by no means an eco-warrior, but I do try wherever I can to make environmentally conscious decisions, but as boat dwellers do we have more of a responsibility to consider the impact we make on the environment. I think about it a lot and put a lot of a thought into it before the […]Read more "Are Narrowboats Eco-Friendly?"
We talk so much about how we adore Fantine, believe me we really do in fact she is almost personified as a member of our little family unit. In fact, short of a gigantic windfall that enables the purchase of a dream property, we can’t see ourselves ever moving to a house. But would we […]Read more "How Do You Know When It’s Right To Make The Move From A Boat?"
This time last year I would have been cooing over how lovely this time of year is, how beautiful it is as the waterways get quieter, the fires come out and the frosts twinkly in the morning. This year, this week in particular I have the proper hump with it all, lets lose all that […]Read more "Narrow Boats Are Dangerous Places!"
It’s that time again! What’s Floating our boat and what’s sinking our ship this week. Whilst these little blogs are short, and light hearted, I think they give you all an insight into thoughts aboard and how these can change week on week. What’s floating our boat this week? It’s like Shanghai Wharf round here! […]Read more "The Pros and Cons of Life Aboard a Narrow Boat – What’s Floating Our Boat and Sinking Our Ship This Week"
Recently we’ve noticed a bit of a trend, we’ve found ourselves moored up next to multiple Hybrid/Electric Boats. Is this the future of canal travel? The roads are fast becoming a different place, Addison Lee this month announced that they are committed to running fully electric autonomous fleets in London by 2021, something which really […]Read more "What The Future Holds For Narrowboats"
Did I mention I now live my life by a bullet journal? Just a lot? I thought so! Sorry about that, but I am truly loving it. Anyways a couple of weeks ago I explained that for each weekly layout I give myself a quote to ponder and where that quote naturally leads me to […]Read more "Stop Explaining Yourself & Do What Works For You"
Another week, and another chance for discussing what’s floating our boat and what’s sinking our ship, this is becoming one of my favourite blog posts to write so I’m hoping we can keep it going for a while, it makes me feel like I work for Cosmo magazine or something! What’s floating our boat this […]Read more "THE PROS AND CONS OF LIFE ABOARD A NARROW BOAT – WHAT’S FLOATING OUR BOAT AND SINKING OUR SHIP THIS WEEK"
In my last post I talked about the things which I expected to change from living aboard which in the end just didn’t, this exercise of course made me also realise the things that have changed, some of them unexpectedly! So in the interest of fairness (I’m sure you’re all aware this blog is very […]Read more "The Things Which Change When You Have A Narrowboat – Even If You Thought They Wouldn’t"