2020 Week 46 Getting there!

I have the main parts of the house fully functional ๐Ÿ™‚ The kitchen is set up, the laundry completely sorted out. Iโ€™m so happy to have a vertical freezer in there. I have one extra fridge/freezer outside under the patio to keep extra drinks, milk and bread in. The pool is good to swim and…

2020 Week 45 Moving week!

Too busy to say much. Wish me luck ๐Ÿ™‚ Iโ€™m hoping all of my organising pays off and that everything all goes smoothly. xo

2020 Week 44 Still Packing

The title tells you all you need to know. Packing involves so much looking through things. It is also time consuming. Iโ€™m in a weird between houses place. I am coming and going nearly every day. Cannot wait to be in our new home permanently. Everyone is really looking forward to it. xo

2020 Week 43 Packing

This week I am packing up all of our belongings. Well, everything that isnโ€™t essential for day to day living. I will be trying to get rid of any items that are no longer needed or wanted. To this end I am hiring a skip bin. Everything has happened so quickly. xo Some beautiful artwork…

2020 Week 42 Plants & Shoes.

This post is all pictures ๐Ÿ™‚ Over the past few weeks, I took loads of pictures on a couple of different outings. One was Mr Notebook taking me for a drive to see the gardens at his workplace. Some of the gardens are so incredible and I got so many great ideas for my own…

2020 Week 41 Paper work.

This week we went and signed some more documents at the settlement agents office. We were informed that everyone is happy to move settlement forward to the 22nd of October, rather than the 30th. This is good because we can start moving items up to the new house. It also means I need to keep…

2020 Week 40 Our house!

It’s official our finance has been formally approved and we will soon be the owner’s of our own home!!! I am so happy and excited. The kids are ecstatic and Mr Notebook and I, along with my Mum are all sharing ideas about all of the things we can do around the place. The kids…

2020 Week 39 The Unknown

My whole week, since I last wrote, has been punctuated by things about the house we saw. Firstly, since viewing the house and still loving it, we put in an offer and it was accepted. I realise you know this from my last post. Things have moved quite quickly since then. There was quite a…

2020 Week 38 I lost a week!

I’m writing this post late, a week late in fact. I forgot to write. I don’t know why. Anyway I wanted to do a post for week 38 for continuity sake. On Sunday we went out to meet up with family for lunch at a winery called Old Coast Road Brewery. I forgot to take…

2020 Week 37 Flowers & Houses

I have been looking at houses for quite awhile. Dreaming of buying our own little patch. Up until. now, my searching has just been online. Sometimes I would even look at homes in other countries. Last weekend we went to inspect a house. It was fun! I liked the house but it didn’t give me…