Skip to main content

Time Out


We've cleaned 8 properties since Tuesday...

Tomorrow we have 3 more & then we're having 4 days off - yippee!

Hope the sun will continue to shine for us...

Have a good weekend folks!

Kay & Sime
xx


Comments

Molly said…
You both certainly get a lot of exercise with all of that cleaning! I often wish I had a more physical job. It would be refreshing!
Mrs Thrifty said…
Enjoy your time out! xx
Catherine said…
Sounds like you two deserve some time to relax ~ you've been busy!

Wishing the two of you happy, sunny, joy filled days off!

xo Catherine
Kath said…
dont forget to get your kaftan out of the dry cleaners LOL
What a busy time you’ve had! Hope you are having a lovely few days off and enjoying some wonderful weather.
Seeing the Minack Theatre brought back all kinds of memories for us. We love walking around Porthcurno and have passed the theatre many times but have never actually gone to a performance. Suzanne Vega is a blast from my past too. She’s great.
Sounds like you have a great community spirit. What a kind offer from the Vicar. Lovely to see you two enjoying yourself with the wine-French I noticed!
Congrats on those new jobs!

Sft x
The Smiths said…
Hi Molly - Most of the time it's great, but it can be exhausting too!

Kay :)
The Smiths said…
Thank you Mrs Thrifty - we are so looking forward to it!

Kay :)
The Smiths said…
Thanks Catherine - the weather's not so good now, but we don't care!

Have a good weekend!

Kay :)
The Smiths said…
Funnily enough we found 2 massive kaftans the other day at the big house we were cleaning, we thought perhaps Demis Roussos had been visting...

See you tomorrow!

Kay :)
The Smiths said…
Thanks Sft - Porthcurno is a stunning beach, we always think it looks really exotic...

We do have lots of lovely folks around us & the vicar is just a sweet woman who everyone loves!

Kay :)
sooz said…
I have 4 days off this week too (thank you Mrs Queen!) Hope you enjoy them! x
The Smiths said…
Thanks Sooz - we did!

Hope you did too!

Kay ;)

Popular posts from this blog

Rural Life

We live in a small hamlet of 14 households - all on one lane, but spread out & mainly detached, apart from the 3 barn conversions across from us. There have been a number of changes in the six years we have lived here, people moving in & out, houses renovated & extended, but for us - the worst thing is that the last few newcomers are city people. They have all spent thousands of pounds modernising their homes & turning them into fortresses. Fences & gates have been erected, security lights & alarms fitted...
I suppose most folks will think that they are being sensible, but it's changing the way our little place looks & feels & to me it seems that these modern extras will invite unwanted attention - it suggests there's something worth taking.What was once a simple, quaint little hamlet is fast becoming yet another exclusive part of rural Cornwall.  Only 3 of the 14 households are Cornish & they are all related, the rest (apart from us) are well …

Top Of The World

It's my lovely wife's 45th birthday today and it's great to see her having such a nice time.  We had a bit of a lie-in, then Kay said that she'd like to go to the new Eden Project Cafe in St.Austell for breakfast. The food didn't disappoint (see photos). 


Good portions of quality nosh prepared with love and a flair for presentation. Rival cafes, take note: This is how it's done. Having dined there recently, we were aware of their "Book Swap" area.  Choose a book from home you wish to donate, write a brief piece in the inside cover and put it in the Swap Section. Then, if there's a book you fancy, take it home. Kay donated her favourite book "The Complete SAS Guide to Interrogation Techniques". I made that up. She actually donated the wonderful book "The Tibetan Book Of Living and Dying" by Sogyal Rinpoche, only because the last page is missing. Just joking. It was in pristine condition . I suggested selling it at a car boot sale i…

Lights Out!

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