GnHome Sweet GnHome

Last Monday when I went into the kitchen to make breakfast I was greeted by Henri bearing a brightly-wrapped gift. “Joyeux Anniversaire!” I had completely forgotten that today marked my 5th year of being a bona fide homeowner. How time flies when one is constantly performing home-maintenance chores!  Of course, technically the bank still owns […]

The Gnome and I – Episode 13 – A New Year

The Gnome and I – Episode 13 A New Year and Valentine’s Day To read from the beginning click here: The Gnome and I The new year of 2015 brought even more snow and cold.  Henri’s friends from Greenland had returned home to take care of their own winter chores.  So that left me in […]

The Gnome and I – Episode 12 – Winter

The Gnome and I – Adventures in First-Time Home Ownership Episode 12 -Winter To read from the beginning click here: The Gnome and I November arrived and with it, cold and snow.  So now was the perfect opportunity to unpack everything and get organised.  No excuses!  Henri supervised, as usual, and soon practically every box […]