Category Archives: Summer 2012

More stove fettling

Another morning with no alarm, I could get used to this. I think that we shall be back to the normal wake up calls on Monday though. We still have a long list of things we want to get done. … Continue reading

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More wood chopping

Saturday morning and no alarm. Wall to wall blue sky and not too windy so after a short internet session we gathered tools and started coppicing. Worked all morning and then another hour after a late lunch. Now we are … Continue reading

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Missing Piece

Another glorious day but the fire now goes on every morning to take the chill out of the place, no shortage of wood so not a worry about that. A little bit of internet, Ski Breezy work always on the … Continue reading

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Accounts

An early start for a trip to St G. A quick brekky and then we met Henri on the way down, plus all the donkeys from the otherside of the piste are now on the piste so think we will … Continue reading

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Coppicing

The sun hit us about 10:45 while we were still on the internet in our little cabin. I was still catching up on the blog while Breezy was sorting email enquiries for the winter at Ski Breezy. We had got … Continue reading

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Finished Light fitting

Today we have finished the light fitting made from the walnut Ian gave us. We found out that Ian was given the walnut that was in a barn when he bought his new house at Seix in exchange for him … Continue reading

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Ticks off the list

Saturday morning and only a few small wispy clouds in the sky. Quick breakfast of fruit and yoghurt then straight on to the web for the usual hour and a half of sorting Ski Breezy emails out and the website … Continue reading

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A very productive day

Iain got a cup of tea in bed after a sound nights sleep (or so he said). The usual fruit and yoghurt breakfast with tea and coffee before Breezy took him back to the village to collect his car and … Continue reading

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Another miserable day in the Salat valley

It is such a shame the weather has not been so good for Iain’s visit. Today we collected Iain from the Auberge a little later after a quick check on emails and responding to some enquiries for Ski Breezy. We … Continue reading

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Long French Lunch

Sadly the forecast was right and we woke to low cloud and mizzle. Al and I cracked on with a bit of internet before picking Dad up. Change of plan due to weather. We decided on doing some collecting of … Continue reading

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