Challenged by compromise

After four weeks of fruitless househunting our faith and plans are challenged when we see yet another house that we don’t like or that doesn’t suit our criteria. It almost feels impossible at times. We had big hopes for a house in La Penne that we saw last Tuesday. Teis found the add and it…

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First day in France

We made it. We’re finally here. We arrived yesterday in Toulon and picked-up a car and drove to Fayence/Tourrettes where we have rented a 60m2 holiday home until the 26th of September. The drive to Fayence, shopping for the first groceries and Teis cooking his Spaghetti Bolognese feels like coming home. Seeing the kids eat…

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Stop dreaming, start acting

This post is about doing what you want to do and how I try to do that right now one step at a time, one day at a time. It’s about the journey not the result. So we bought the flight ticket and I’ve put it in my calendar – 8th of August, we’re outta here.…

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