Monthly Archives: August 2011

Sunday Fleamarket Finds

Reported on a Tuesday? That’s how I’m rolling in the week pre-move. We nearly axed Sunday’s fleamarket trip on account of (surprise) the rain, but decided to go for it anyway to pre-emptively reward ourselves for an afternoon of painting. … Continue reading

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Saturday Pottery Find

What with various exciting house things and the shocking weather we have been having, fleamarketing seemed but a distant memory…until today (muahahaha!) This gorgeous 50 cm Scheurich stunner (517/50) came into my possession for 2 EUR. I will be gifting … Continue reading

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Entryway

The countdown to moving day has begun and a mild sense of panic about what is left to be done has set in. Don’t get me wrong, we’ve been busy. Every contractor in the city seems to have checked out … Continue reading

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Kitchen (before)

The kitchen in our house is still in its original state. Aside from painting over the “cheerful” yellow on the walls (it looks more like a shade you paint a kindergarden play room to me), we will eventually be updating … Continue reading

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One Year Blogiversary

One year ago today, O.L.A.L. (as it’s called on tha streets) went live. I wasn’t sure what to expect when I started. Would I end up with an audience of none? Would I tire of the blog or run out … Continue reading

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The Garden

Three days after my last post, we finally got the keys to our house. The handover proceeded without any major dramas and we have spent every spare moment taking care of the roughly 10654 things that ideally need doing before … Continue reading

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