We are going to have a new floor

I admit it – there have been times in recent days when the goal of a new floor seemed to be far from achievable. Today however, the tiling began.

Tiling by the back door
Tiling by the back door

When Mr L came out to the van for his lunch he asked me how it was going, cooking  in the van. I said it was fine and he suggested that was a good thing as we might be camping out for a while…

Whilst I am a little more positive about the project, I do take his point. The utility room floor should have all the whole tiles laid by tea time and then be in need of its edging bits doing.  The other room however is a daunting space indeed.

Somewhat daunting
Somewhat daunting

We escaped to the pub last night for a fish supper. I made a Ratatouille this morning for dinner tonight and will add couscous and some grilled Hallomi cheese. We are already negotiating on the matter of returning to the pub tomorrow night… but I guess that relies on good progress on the kitchen floor. I should probably plan a van meal, just in case.

Recently, at the: Crooked House

Bare Naked

Bare Naked

We are home again, after a month-long trip away. A trip during which I completely failed to get my laptop out. It was good to come home. We were driving along, close to Le Dorat at the time, when I felt that “aren’t we fortunate to live in such a lovely part of France” feeling washing over me. I had a sudden urge to invite all my friends to come and stay and to shareContinue readingBare Naked

A Month in France: Nothing is Lost

A Month in France: Nothing is Lost

I am lagging on the Month in the Country prompts, and lagging badly at that. I have a list of prompts t be caught up on and I shall be working my way through them here, or at Scattered Thoughts depending on where the post most naturally sits. I have elected to tackle the prompts not in date order necessarily but to seize upon prompts that offer me space in which to write down the things that I am feeling the need to say. Even if I need to crowbar it in. The thing is, I am going to continue to be short of time and space in which to write and so a two-for-one is useful and I hope to do as many of those as I can. Seems like a plan? … Continue readingA Month in France: Nothing is Lost

Recent movements of the: Deux Escargots

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