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After a seemingly endless wandering I suddenly found myself on Charing Cross Road. I loved that part of town, filled with the best bookstores and dark coffee shops where you could hide from the world. 1,180 more words

Coffee Shop

That's actually a good thing

We were in an uncharacteristically good mood after lunch at an Indian restaurant today, so we decided to continue the good times by viewing a flat right opposite Jacob’s school. 370 more words


You've got Voicemail

So this lesson is based on something I did for my DELTA many years ago.  Back then I had to phone each of them and leave them all a little voice mail message.   960 more words


The best laid plans...

At risk of boring you all to death, here are my plans for combining work and flat hunting this week, at least until we (hopefully!) get offered one of the places we’ve already looked at. 294 more words



Day 4: Picobello

Possibly my new favourite word. If something is Picobello, it is top knotch, it is spotless, it is spic and span and it is flawless. 138 more words


I am a bad blogger...

As I mentioned on Friday, we went to look at a flat in Basel on Saturday. The appointment was late afternoon, so we decided to stay the night in Lörrach (on the German side of the border, where hotels are cheaper) and take some time on Sunday to drive around all the areas of Basel where we have inquired about flats. 286 more words


Living in a flat? It's a LOVE/HATE thing..

Getting onto the real estate ladder.

A phrase that EVERYONE dreads, including me. I never would have thought that I would have moved out of my mother’s home the second I stopped being a teenager but by that point Lily was nearly two and we were all sick of the sight of each other. 589 more words