Renovator’s Dream Driveway

‘A renovator’s dream’… right! That’s the last time I’ll take real estate agency-speak for ‘essentially falling down’ without a hefty grain of salt. We’re finally getting somewhere with it, though. …

Wild Golf Swing Wrecks Window

I’ve been having a few weird thoughts lately, and being out for many hours on end, sometimes alone, doesn’t really help. Luke and I don’t split up too often, but …

Skylight Serenade

Ever since I bought this house, I’ve been thinking about getting a skylight installed over the living room. There’s been an endless string of more pressing renovations to attend to, …

Driving Distress

Today I went to get a haircut. My hairdresser was of the silent variety – quite the rarity, in my experience. I was more than happy to flick through a …

The Art of Staying Cool

I don’t know why everyone makes such a fuss about modern art. In all honesty I think it’s absolutely awful. Basically just a bunch of ever so talented ‘artists’ patting …

Bruno and Barry at the Vet

My brother, Barry, just called me from the emergency room at the vet. His chihuahua, Bruno, has been having diarrhoea like crazy for the past few hours and generally being …

Dry Needling, Yeah, Ooh Baby…

I’m not ashamed to say that if it’s alternative, I’m all over it. A different type of tea that stimulates both brainpower and the movement of the liver? I’m all …

The Joys of Goat Ownership

I have a goat. This is exactly the type of thing people keep blogging about on social network Tumble, except this is actually happening, to me. I went to the …

A Wedding With A Tree View

The wedding is two weeks today! As a groom my responsibilities in the wedding planning stages have been dwindling since day one. When we got engaged a year I ago …

Buyer Madness

This whole house-hunting campaign is getting to be a bit of drain. Not so much on my spirits; more just on my time. There are only so many spare hours …