January 28, 2019

3 things we should have had ready when we sold our house

We were first time buyers when we purchased our cottage, so selling a property is completely new to us… and it feels so much more complicated! In case you haven’t seen, we’ve sold our house, and our buyer is pushing for a quick sale. With that in mind, we’ve been plunged head first into paperwork and decision making. Officially on the market for just over…

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January 25, 2019

We’ve sold our house!

Well, it turns out the best way to sell your house is to write a blog post about how you haven’t sold your house yet… I hit publish, and a few hours later our estate agent called with an offer from a viewing at the weekend. After a bit of to-ing and fro-ing we settled on a price, and all being well, we have sold…

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January 21, 2019

Our house is on the market, and it’s hard work!

We’ve been in the process of selling our home for just over a month now, and it’s much harder than I thought it would be. Naively, I thought it would be as easy as putting out fresh flowers and lighting a candle, but there is so much more to it than that! Quotes and questions The first step was inviting local estate agents to have…

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January 14, 2019

3 favourites from Melissa & Doug

Over the last year we’ve been careful when it comes to Harry’s toys, making sure we don’t go overboard. Firstly, we simply don’t have room, but secondly, I don’t think it’s necessary. As well as the toys he has at home, he has toys at his grandparents, his childminders and at the playgroup we go to every week. He doesn’t need the same toys at…

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