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And the boat goes on

I have made no secret of the fact that buying a boat was not on the agenda when we put our house up for sale over two and a half years ago. In fact, it was still not on the … Continue reading

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The tail end of Bertha

As I look out of our port side window, I can see about 30 ducks in various positions on the bank running alongside our pontoon. There are a fair few on the water too, and today I was wishing I … Continue reading

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According to the Met Office, we were due to be hit by a hurricane in the early hours today. In readiness, we both laid out practical clothes in case we had to get up in a hurry. A year or … Continue reading

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