One of our first events as Floating Traders, was St Richard's Festival in Droitwich in 2014. Our dear friends Helen and Andy, from Wild Side, had already been trading there for a couple of years, so it was very special to moor up snugly next to them for the first time. This year will also be … Continue reading Delighted to return to Droitwich
I first discovered 'Calendar Club' at the end of 2013 when searching for a calendar with five columns to record our various events and commitments. One column for me. One for Barry. And one for each of our three businesses. Eventually I found the perfect one. I discovered another suitable calendar in the same place. A no … Continue reading Capturing the essence of our experiences with ‘Calendar Club’
Two years ago I spent many hours writing and researching a page for this site called 'The costs of living on a narrowboat'. We'd frequently been asked if it's 'cheaper' than living on land. In reality there's no simple answer. Apart from "It depends ..." I did say I'd keep the page updated, and have … Continue reading So how much DOES it cost to live on a narrowboat?
It's been a crazy year so far. Travelling to Nigeria, Northmoor and New Zealand in the space of three months has been incredible. It does now mean we're a quarter of the way through already - time flies when you're having fun! I recently spoke to a couple of people in their 70s, who are … Continue reading A brief breathing space to blog again …