Tag: Moving House

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2013…My year in review

Like many, many other bloggers (and normal people) around the world, I'm using this strange between-holidays time to think about what the new year will bring. But also to reflect on 2013. Any recollection can be incomplete and/or subject to misremembering. Or just blatant fiction-writing. So please excuse any of the former, while I try ...

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Finishing touches…

We finished off my home office / spare room this afternoon. I've been working out of it for the last two weeks, but today we installed the sofa-bed and hung our diplomas on the wall. All done. This is a "panorama" pic taken with my iPhone. Hence the quality in the best. Makes it look ...

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Nearly there…

After what seems like an *age*, I finally got confirmation that my beloved Eames chair* is on its way to me. I bought it weeks ago, but it's being shipped with a sofa, which delayed everything. Sadly, I'm in Dublin for business when it gets here, but I'll be firmly implanted into its snug embrace ...

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Feels like home…

We've lived in our new apartment for just over a week and already it feels like home. I have to admit that the first few mornings, I felt like I was waking up in a hotel room. This isn't that strange for me, considering the amount of business travel I have to do. But it ...

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Aaaaand…..relax.

We're in! After weeks of planning, stressing and whatnot, we finally moved into the new apartment yesterday. The move itself was planned with military precision (all thanks to the amazing @FrankDJS). Our friendly, talented and diligent removal men turned up at 0830 and made short work of filling the van with our treasured possessions. It ...

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Very moving…

So, we're mid-way through our epic house move. We spent all of this morning and afternoon unpacking new furniture and putting it together. Much to our own amazement, we managed to assemble a complete (and large) wardrobe *inside* our walk-in wardrobe. It was tight, but it worked out in the end. Some Tardis-like manoeuvres were ...