Thursday, 26 September 2013

Football not soccer

First thing first, YES, we have our furniture. And YES, it feels very good.  We still have a few boxes of book (30 or so of them), but this should be addressed this week-end.

So now, I have some blog-catching up to do.

Last Friday, we went to our first American Football game at Juliette’s school.

American football game1

I did not quite get the rules.  Our side was in black, that I got.  And those players are ‘massive’, or is it the armour they wearing!

However, I did not expect so much actions around the game: the band, the Cheer Leaders…

American football game

I don’t know who won, we left earlier.  Juliette was not too impressed by the game and the fact that we sat on the ‘students’ side of the tribune.


Monday, 9 September 2013

Furniture is over rated

I normally like to share positive events, but at the moment I have to try extra hard.  We are still living in a very empty house, our container is somewhere in an American port, but no delivery date has been given yet.

I was hoping to give you a tour of our newly furnished home… Here what it looks like at the moment!

Our family room - crafting room – lounge - homework station


Our bedroom -  a bed, a chair, what more do we need!


Our formal dining room, and our future office – where we push minimalism to its extreme.

08 August1

On the positive side, housekeeping is fast and easy.

Crafting wise. it is very closed to zero: done a bit of knitting, a bit of red work… but please, bring me my machines, I have such a nice craft room.

On the cooking side, it’s a bit better: Nectarine roulades for breakfast, Rhubarb and banana pie, Summer salad with mango, nectarine, raspberry dressing and prawns.

08 August

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