Update about the progress in my new flat

A while ago I complained to you about being stuck in limbo and having had to wait for my new flat for far too long. Since then a lot has happened.  Before    After First the plumber arrived and fixed all radiators, then the carpenter, who took down a wall and replaced some windowsills, then the […]

We got snow, beautiful powdery snow

Weather can feel very much different depending on where you live – in a city or in the countryside. In the city you can feel if it’s cold or warm, wet or windy and if the streets are icy, but I remember that I often didn’t think about what the weather was like when I […]

Finally the craftsmen are showing up

Yesterday the carpenter came and pulled down one wall, so where there was a long narrow room and a long narrow hallway there is now a larger open room with enough space for a long dining table. It’s going to be great.   Before     After   A table like this would be gorgeous […]

Dreaming of my new flat

Today I finally went upstairs to take some pictures of my new flat. It has too many small rooms for me alone and some of the walls will have to be taken down, but once that’s done I would be able to do everything else myself.   The bathroom needs paintwork   I think that […]