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Snowed Under!

Well this month I set out to attempt more frequent posts as there is just so much going on now and so much to cover in a month- too much really! This was my plan…. but here I am again attempting to cram everything in that we have experienced in 4 weeks. Anyway I will…

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Into the treetops

29.10.17 The first few weeks of Builder Ben abandoning us involved lots of toing and froing to site to ensure the tradesmen all knew what they were doing, to check we were happy with the progress and to well… just show our faces and be a presence onsite. Matt our labourer finished up working for…

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Tricks with Bricks

11.9.17 Our monthly (5 weekly even) update 😉 is here……yikes time flies! I am supposed to be getting better at this… haha… (I blame school holidays)….. ‘Lets go and see progress on our house’ is a term that I am still getting used to having referred to it as ‘the plot’ for years as we…

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Bricks, Blocks & Beams….

24.7.17 Gosh I’m not doing well with these weekly updates 😳 (more like monthly) however progress on the build has thankfully not been so slack! Since our last post everything has been moving super speedy & it’s getting very visually exciting! We said ‘good bye’ to the ground workers three weeks back & ‘hello’ to…

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One epic wall!

26.6.17 So another 4 weeks has flown by since posting….oops! We’ve been busy jet setting again; playing bridesmaid to my bestie in Spain followed by a quick two day turnaround & family holiday to Greece (all these were planned and booked prior to commencing our build) needless to say no more leaving the country for…

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The White Cliffs….

28.5.17 Progress at the Plot Three weeks on and finally some sunshine! one of the main reasons we started the build this time of year was to avoid wet & cold weather. With such a big dig out there was always going to be a high risk of the steep banks sliding away… so we…

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Boys & Their Toys…..

30.4.17 As the porter loo & site cabin arrived on site, reality set in… the work has started. This is really happening. No turning back now….:) This week Vince and I divided up responsibilities…Vince got his hands dirty down at the plot, attempting to drive the mini dumper truck! whilst I kept warm & dry…

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