What lies behind those blinds that are always drawn on the towpath side? Who resides in these floating baked bean tins? What is it really like in there? We do! Hello! Now as a boater during December you get to witness one of natures great phenomenon’s. Now you’ll only witness them for seven days of […]Read more "Who Lives On The Canal?"
Its now to pretend I didn’t mess up at in the releasing of any blogs and move onto the second question I wanted to cover as a part of questions we still get asked/now get asked. Following on from Fridays post on space issues, today’s question is: So, come on you’ve been on there a […]Read more "What Are The Real Cons Of Living On A Narrow Boat?"
Before we started Living Narrow I had this wild fantasy in my head, once we were aboard we were on water (I know I’m a pretty sharp knife), so we would no longer have to deal with creepy crawlies of the eight legged variety. I mean they would never go to the effort of making […]Read more "The Return Of The 8 Legged House Guests – The Nightmare of Living on a Narrow Boat"
So this weekend was a little odd for us, why I hear you call, well I hope you are prepared for the anti-climax of the century … We were away from the boat (Don’t say I didn’t warn you!). I appreciate it’s really not that strange of a concept, we both are away from our […]Read more "Returning to dry land"
It’s time for a dose of honesty, I’m not sure whether it’s me being a tired grouch (Apparently months of 0400am alarms do that to you), the fact that human hibernation isn’t socially acceptable, that all I can see out of the window today is greyness or that I have to be an adult and […]Read more "Life on a Narrow Boat – Removing the Rose Tinted Glasses"