This post was going to be a DIY success story. Enough of these disasters, I was ready to tell the world (or at least 20 or so people) how I’d […]
That’s right, I said cutting the grass. It barely even counts as DIY, but I was doing it myself, which is surely the first rule of DIY, and I somehow […]
We’re both feeling a bit stressed at the moment. Our plans for the house have just gone before the Commissione Edilizia (the regional planning committee) and we’re waiting to hear […]
One of the great things about moving to a different country is that all your friends want to come out to visit. We used to get the occasional weekend visitor […]
“Do you think you made the right decision?” It’s a question that I’m sure anyone who’s upped sticks and moved country hears a lot. I’ve been asked it on three […]
I’m no handyman. In fact, I’m barely even a man, let alone handy. Much to my wife’s dismay though, my lack of any discernable skill doesn’t stop me from trying.