Category Archives: House Sitting

On-line Challenges

It’s been many weeks since I had “easy use” of internet facilities.  When I left Brisbane on August 8th, I did not know I would have such “online challenges”.  When I drove around Australia in 2012/13 I had only a … Continue reading

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My Whinge About Builders and Architects

I do wonder if architects are actually used in some building developments.  Would I be wrong in guessing that some developers use “draftsmen/women” instead of architects because it is cheaper? As these days I am focusing on suitable housing for senior/solo … Continue reading

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Cold Nights in the Van

It has been a cold few weeks – but it is winter.  I have managed in the van without too much trouble.   I have two hot water bottles, so they are my saviour, though I only use one at … Continue reading

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Things Don’t Always go to Plan.

Leaving Beachmere When I departed my home of 4 years at Beachmere, I expected to be living in my van.  The Toyota Coaster, that I have owned for several months, and still probably not driven much more than 100 kms.  … Continue reading

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City Living – It’s Not For Me

Clayfield – Memories of the Past City Living – here I am house sitting at Clayfield, a suburb I know well, though it has changed over the years.  Clayfield is an “old” suburb, around 7 kms from the centre of … Continue reading

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