France, Life of adventure, Travel

A Pretty Village in France – Auvillar

It was a Monday. Last week to be precise. At this stage of our housesitting, the countryside, Miss Dexter and us, had felt and seen the rain for days on end. It was time for a break in the weather. To don, our jackets take a deep breath and head out. Whether it be rain… Continue reading A Pretty Village in France – Auvillar

Housesitting, Housesitting in France, Life of adventure, Neighbourhood Walks

Neighbourhood Walks – Espalais

Firstly, introductions to the loveable crew: Miss Dexter and Mr Toulouse, unfortunately, Mr Toulouse was unavailable for the photo shoot, he has declined the notoriety. In other words, I could not get him to stay still for even one moment. Mr Toulouse the black cat you are a nightmare to photograph. Though he does have… Continue reading Neighbourhood Walks – Espalais

France, Life of adventure, Road Trips, Spain., Travel

Roadtrip – Spain to France

  The cold wind had made its way back to the coast, a sweet reminder for us that we were heading for less temperate days and colder nights, as we headed up north towards our first pitstop. Even in winter mode, nothing says "holiday" more than a car, a suitcase, sunglasses, or perhaps in our… Continue reading Roadtrip – Spain to France

Housesitting, Housesitting in Spain, Life of adventure, Spain.

A Ronda View

Our first day exploring in 2018. It also just happened to be the first day of a new year.  Of course, being in Spain, it was one with an absence of rain, wind or cloud.  It was time for us to go out, enjoy the sun and stretch our legs.  The main character of our… Continue reading A Ronda View

Life of adventure, Musings

Change the End Digit – it's 2018

Us two, an ordinary couple are about to launch into another extraordinary year. Which means we are more than a wee bit excited to again have the opportunity to housesit for another year caring for animals, meeting new people and ones we now call friends.  Most of all, exploring a new corner in a new and revisited… Continue reading Change the End Digit – it's 2018