Ged the Builder

Gary arrived on Monday but unfortunately doubled over with some sort of bug so after I’d cleaned the caravan for him, we just put him to bed in the hope that work proper on the office might start in the …
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White Ant invasion

We have been scrubbing the Comboyne office (and there are those of you who know how much it needed it!!)  We have given away the fridge, toaster and microwave and packed up all the paraphernalia belonging to Ged’s brother and …
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A kitchen at last!

Well, it’s all go here! From fear of never finishing and frustration at the slow progress and lack of productivity of yours truly, we have hope, renewed confidence, and a light at the end of the tunnel. Gary was very …
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Gary Howard is my Hero!

The boys are back in town! Gary is braving the constant rain, the raging torrents of the river, and the complete lack of entertainment, lush young ladies or drinking buddies to instal himself on a weekly basis at the farm …
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Are we there yet?

Lordy, I’m so far behind . . . better buckle down and try and piece together the past for you!  Get ready for a marathon! I feel as if we’re never going to get there.  I am weak as a …
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Slow progress and paint stripping

On New Year’s Day we left Phee with the hungover hosts and went shopping for something for Ged and his best man, Steve, to wear on the big day.  Success!  As usual, I had a vision in mind, and we …
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The joys, frustration & ultimate satisfaction of building your own home, guest accommodation etc

Ged the Builder

Gary arrived on Monday but unfortunately doubled over with some sort of bug so after I’d cleaned the caravan for him, we just put him to bed in the hope that work proper on the office might start in the …
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White Ant invasion

We have been scrubbing the Comboyne office (and there are those of you who know how much it needed it!!)  We have given away the fridge, toaster and microwave and packed up all the paraphernalia belonging to Ged’s brother and …
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A kitchen at last!

Well, it’s all go here! From fear of never finishing and frustration at the slow progress and lack of productivity of yours truly, we have hope, renewed confidence, and a light at the end of the tunnel. Gary was very …
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Gary Howard is my Hero!

The boys are back in town! Gary is braving the constant rain, the raging torrents of the river, and the complete lack of entertainment, lush young ladies or drinking buddies to instal himself on a weekly basis at the farm …
Read full post

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Are we there yet?

Lordy, I’m so far behind . . . better buckle down and try and piece together the past for you!  Get ready for a marathon! I feel as if we’re never going to get there.  I am weak as a …
Read full post

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Slow progress and paint stripping

On New Year’s Day we left Phee with the hungover hosts and went shopping for something for Ged and his best man, Steve, to wear on the big day.  Success!  As usual, I had a vision in mind, and we …
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