Category Archives: Spring 2008

Still Raining

Still raining, although the river has abated some. Chris left at 7:30 to get a lift with Eke as he had to go to the airport anyway. Breezy and I went up to the barn. We had wanted to do … Continue reading

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Rain Rain and more Rain

Rain Rain and more rain. Dropped Chris off at Annie’s to borrow her car for a rendez vous with Nikki. Breezy and I braved the rain and went up to the barn for some indoor work. The torrential rain has … Continue reading

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A Leisurely Day

A very leisurely start after the party the night before. Weather still raining and dismal. Chris wanted to go to the market so we headed off there and got caught in a huge downpour running from shelter to shelter. Not … Continue reading

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Party night

A brighter start to the day which was a relief, as we had Murray booked in to help us get the floor down in the annex. Plenty of muscle needed.  Al and I got up there 40 mins before Murray … Continue reading

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Floor Preparation

Up earlyish to get to St Girons and back before we wasted too much of the day. I did the food shop while Al sorted the material exchange at La Forgue, so we could sort the pipe out under the … Continue reading

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Basic Plumbing

Shopping day…..we headed off into St Girons to get supplies for the floor, insulation, reinforcement, waste pipes, conduit and pine floor for upstairs which all squeezed into Vinnie with a few ties to hold it all in on our way … Continue reading

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Getting Sorted

A slightly better start to the day weather wise, and it was mainly dry all day which was great and meant we could get loads done.   Chris turned up to help us lift the wood burner out of Vinnie … Continue reading

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Return to the Project

After a fantastic 10 days travelling down from Chamonix on holiday where we managed some great climbing in Italy and France, an exposed Via Ferrata near Briancon 3 leisurely days sight seeing with Dad in Provence and 3 days of … Continue reading

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Snow at the grange

No we are not there yet. A few days ago Lee sent us these images after he walked up to our place. We haven't actually met Lee yet but he lives locally and has his own Blog Here! Lee kindly … Continue reading

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