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Windswept Beaches and Weekend Wellies

Sometimes you get so bogged down in work and projects that you forget to kick back and relax. It’s certainly true for me. The renovation of our holiday home in Norfolk has taken up every weekend since last summer, and although it’s now been finished for a few weeks…

Our Country Cottage – The Bathroom

To say we cut it fine with the timing of the renovations at the cottage is a bit of an understatement. Everyone knows that even the best laid plans don’t always go smoothly and we shouldn’t have been at all surprised. Mistake number one, was assuming we could take…

Our Country Cottage: The Living/Dining Room

 
I’ve so much to show you at the cottage. We’ve finished the downstairs now and we’re only a few weeks away from completing the entire house. We’re actually wishing we didn’t have to rent it out and could save it for ourselves. No such luck however. By the time…

Our Country Cottage: The Kitchen

I’m pleased to say that the kitchen is now finished and we can finally see light at the end of the long renovation tunnel. We have only been able to work on the cottage for a few days here and there and at times it’s felt as if we spend more…

Our Country Cottage: February 2016

We’ve been spending a lot of time at the country cottage this past few weeks. We’ve given ourselves an Easter deadline in the hope that we can be in time for some holiday lettings, so every chance we get we hot-foot it up to Norfolk with our tools and paintbrushes (well actually,…