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Vacuum Bags, Where Have You Been All My Life?!

Vacuum Bags, Where Have You Been All My Life?!

Breigh April 10, 2012 10

One of the challenges we often face living in a small flat is making the most of the space we have.  We had originally planned to be out of this flat years ago but

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Hello Sunshine!

Hello Sunshine!

Breigh April 1, 2012 6

I have never in my life seen an animal that loves the sun as much as Pixel.  You would think that the cat would be the sun worshipper in the house but you’d be

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Ever Felt Like You Were Being Watched?

Ever Felt Like You Were Being Watched?

Breigh December 3, 2011 6

The above photo shows you what I see when I look out my living room window.  We live across from a seniors complex and I’ve posted a few times about how I feel a

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Life in a Goldfish Bowl

Life in a Goldfish Bowl

Breigh May 25, 2011 5

One of the things on my growing list of things I don’t like about our flat is that we are overlooked by the big building across from us.  I love having such beautifully large

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How Friday the 13th Kicked My Ass

How Friday the 13th Kicked My Ass

Breigh August 16, 2010 32

This has been the weekend from hell, seriously.  I’m pretty sure that when I opened the door to our flat on Friday night that I walked through some sort of gateway that took me

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Saturday Photo Hunt – Fresh

Saturday Photo Hunt – Fresh

Breigh March 27, 2010 9

This week’s photo hunt theme is Fresh, which luckily fell in line with what I wanted to write about today.  Fresh food!  My very own future home-grown fresh off the balcony veggies! OMG! This

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Rainbow Over Lombardijen

Rainbow Over Lombardijen

Breigh March 26, 2010 10

This afternoon I was sitting in my living room watching TV and thinking about how crappy the weather was outside when I happened to look out our front window .  That was when I

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Kitchen Idiot

Kitchen Idiot

Breigh March 26, 2010 13

Remember a while back when we renovated our Kitchen?  One of my favorite things was my new oven.  It’s an Atag and we payed a somewhat ridiculous amount extra so that we could have

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Off With Their Shoes!!

Off With Their Shoes!!

Breigh February 13, 2010 30

There are a few cultural differences that become glaringly obvious when you move to a new country.  For me, one of of them has been the issue of taking off shoes when you enter

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Bedroom Reno Part 6 – Completed: Before and After

Bedroom Reno Part 6 – Completed: Before and After

Breigh October 6, 2008 17

Well the bedroom is almost done and other than a few finishing touches (like door handles!), we are finished, whew! Here are some before and after shots to compare

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Bedroom Reno Part 5 – In Our Bedroom Again!

Bedroom Reno Part 5 – In Our Bedroom Again!

Breigh September 28, 2008 4

Well we are back in our bedroom again!  It’s all sort of make-shift at the moment but that’s how it goes when you are renovating. I took this photo last night before crawling into

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Bedroom Reno Part 4 – Blood, Sweat and Curtains

Bedroom Reno Part 4 – Blood, Sweat and Curtains

Breigh September 24, 2008 7

When I say that our blood, sweat and tears have gone into our new bedroom, I’m not jokin’.   At the moment I have a finger and a heel bandaged due to renovation related accidents.  

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