We’re excited to be featured in the August 2019 edition of Tiny Living UK magazine, where we talk all about our decision to move aboard and the impact it’s had on our lives.Read more "Tiny Living Magazine UK"
How much does a good narrowboat cost? We get asked this a lot. We follow the narrowboat market quite closely, but answering this definitively can still be difficultRead more "How Much Does A Good Narrowboat Cost?"
Sorry guys! I totally messed up and was supposed to post this before I got onto the questions we are still asked posts, may of messed up on the scheduling slightly so if we could all pretend this never happened that would be super! In the latest, and quite honestly hopefully the last (The frequency […]Read more "Narrowboat Renovations – Hello New Floor"
Did you know there are only 14 Mondays until Christmas! So we are getting into the spirit and are going to tell you all about decking the halls. Before we loose our entire readership this is just a terrible attempt at a witty pun! I do want to talk to you all about decking the […]Read more "DECK THE HALLS – NARROW BOAT RENOVATIONS"
You’ve patiently waited out each instalment and cliff hanger, and here we find ourselves, at the last instalment of our trepid power struggle. For those of you who have done none of the former you can read instalment one here and two here. So since identifying the power issue we had been running battery chargers […]Read more "Give Me Power – Power Problems on a Narrow Boat Part 3"
So I carry on the series of posts on Power with a continuation of pure Britishness, a good olde moan. For those of you who did not read the first blog on this subject you can read it here. To summarise, our onboard batteries were not charging, after much investigation we found that no power […]Read more "Give Me Power – Power Problems on a Narrow Boat Part 2"
Now I’m going to get all British on you and say … what a wonderful summer we have had! The glorious wall to wall 12 straight hours a day of sunshine has been quite simply wonderful (Although my ponies bellies may disagree), surely it’s been fabulous for life aboard? Surely your running costs are lower […]Read more "Give Me Power -Power problems on a Narrow Boat"
To start with, anyone over the age of Ten should stop reading now! Unless you want Christmas to be ruined! (Actually thinking about it maybe ten is a tad old the rate kids are growing up these days!) (Officially sounding like an old person now!). I love Christmas but rest assured I am not one […]Read more "The Present Pile Up – Lack of Santa Space"
When we first took ownership of our wonderful Fantine we had no plans to make any major changes Narrow Boat Layout – Our Plans. Initially we had thought about updating the bedroom and wardrobes, we ended up popping this idea on the back burner, and it hasn’t really bothered us since being aboard so is likely […]Read more "Stormy Waters – Narrow Boat Kitchens"
This past weekend was a serious novelty in the TuckWood household, we had a weekend off … in summer … a whole two days without work. Alongside our full time weekday jobs we also work most weekends with some kind of motor industry related job, of which the summer is the busiest time. Somehow the […]Read more "What do people do on days off? – Narrowboat Cruising Part One"