Dog walking adventures, Housesitting in France, Life of adventure

2 Dedicated followers

That's us. Two dedicated followers of dogs, who love,  MUD!    Why wouldn't they like it?    The joy on their faces when the jeep door opens and freedom beckons.  Then it's full-on "4 paw drive" down the lane with no hang-ups about getting dirty no hesitation about hitting the soft squishy cold mud. This is why it's excellent being housesitters as… Continue reading 2 Dedicated followers

Housesitting, Housesitting in France, The small things in life - do matter

Searching for Orange

I have never acknowledged Friday 13th as a superstitious day, as I don't believe in it for a start. UNTIL the unmentionable happened!  It was the day our internet went down for 2 days, and the search for Orange began.  You are correct I am not going to start spouting the virtues of having no… Continue reading Searching for Orange

How we started housesitting, Life of adventure, Want to be a housesitter?

One couple, one globe, no regrets

Yes, who would have thought we would become Global Housesitters? We were homebodies, who are quite content in our own company in our personal space, in either our home with wheels or the one without. Travelling around our beautiful country of origin New Zealand. Then we discovered we love exploring and going overseas even more. We… Continue reading One couple, one globe, no regrets

Food at the heart of a culture

Let me count the ways

Why it's such a pleasure to come back to France? Is it the musical tones of the language, the cheese [heavenly], cafe culture, the pâtisseries [devine], the high-quality meat/fish products, the olives, the wine, the beer,  friendly locals, wonderful housesits, abundant food markets,  the history, the culture, the architecture, the lack of tourists, the countryside walks? Absolutely! Food from the local… Continue reading Let me count the ways