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Temporary Residents

There must now be around a thousand people staying in our little hamlet...

SX0039 : Looking along the SWC towards Boswinger by Row17

When there are usually about thirty of us, but now & for the next 6 weeks we have to put up with the disruption - which comes from being sandwiched between a youth hostel & a camp site.

We don't blame folks wanting to have a piece of this beautiful place...


Our beach is one of the loveliest in Cornwall...


Enjoy your holiday people... Roll on September!

In the meantime, here is a sneaky peek at our living room...

The only before pic we took...

After - slightly less cluttered too!

Sime's got the pictures back up...

Just got to sort out the floor... 
We've discovered hard board under the carpet - we think there's a slate floor underneath.
Sometime soon, when the old furniture is all out - we'll have a think about what to do...


Bye for now...

Kay & Sime xx

Comments

Kath said…
What a difference a coat of paint and a tidy up makes :-D
What are those dangly things over the firebreast Kay, are they lights?(just being nosy).
I do like the purple haired lady, whats the story with that particualr picture?
Thanks Kath - yes the dangly things are lights. Rattan Christmas lights... We liked them so much that we kept them up!

The purple lady is a painting our Daughter, Rose did some years ago - she has a great imagination!

Kay :)
Anonymous said…
LOVE the green!!
And the lights!!
And the picture!!
Can I come and live with you?
Thanks Mel - we have a spare room!
Kath said…
Wow she is very talented. I really like that, it makes me think of Morgane-le-faye.

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Just 4 weeks to go until this year's Earth Hour.
Here's the link to join in: Sign Up For Earth Hour.
We'll have friends staying, so a candlelit meal will definitely be on the cards...

What do you have planned?
Kay & Sime xx