Category: house

Wormery

About 6 months ago a colleague forwarded an email from the Environmental Society at work, looking for people who were interested in purchasing a wormery.  I’ve...

New bad habits

The good news is that the new “Rupert-proof” bin is proving to be a success. After 5 days, I haven’t yet found it upturned, or the...

Shelves

Almost a year to the day since I moved into the house, and I finally got round to putting up some shelves in the attic this...

Bed

After 10 months and 2 days I finally have a proper bed!

Eet smakelijk

Tonight I ate the first fruits, or in fact salad, of my labours. It turns out that a vegetable garden is very handy indeed when your...

Carpet

Finally, I managed to clear up the living room enough to take a photo of the new carpet!

Rupert-proofing the house

After weeks of barricading doors with chairs, I finally found time this evening to stop by the hardware store to pick up a) Rupert-proof door knobs,...

Domestic Bliss

For all my plans to publish a triumphant blog entry on September 1st, announcing possession of my very own house, it’s taken over a month to...

Finally, a house!

After a couple years thinking about it, half a year actively (or semi-actively!) searching, I’ve finally done it. Yep, I’m buying a house in Delft. The...