Carry on Caravanning – Part 1

How We Did It – 3 Steps to Heaven

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A Cavapoo at Each Corner!

Step 1 – An Accidental Purchase                        8th April

We accidentally bought our 7.34m of caravan heaven. She is a 4 berth, so the dogs are sorted. We are not yet sure where we will sleep, however…!

Step 2 – Some Sums                                                9th April

Ooooh. My head. We are both suffering from CCS – Caravan Celebration Syndrome.

Shame, as the equation to describe the day today was Wind + Sun + High Tide = Winning Windsurf Combo.

Sadly, the equation to describe Jackie and Mark is E = MC2 , where E = Energy, M = Motivation and C = Coffee. Continue reading “Carry on Caravanning – Part 1”

How to Accidentally buy a Caravan

A Caravan called Kismet – Step 1

“Why on EARTH would we want to come to The Motorhome and Caravan Show?!!!!”

Our shocked reaction to our friends’ invitation to the NEC.

Our motorhoming buddies Helen, Bernie and Steve took it well. Even with the inherent implication that a tin can on wheels, fully equipped with musty sofas, uncomfortable beds and a potty, could be deemed a desirable holiday residence by anyone but a madman.Continue reading “How to Accidentally buy a Caravan”

World Wide Walkies – The First Step

“You can’t sail to new horizons without losing sight of the shore.” 

I am your typical unconventional conventional person. A northern lass from a small, provincial town, at first I followed the path; Education, Career, Marriage, Divorce… but it was through accident, not courage, that I managed to lose sight of the shore. Other than meeting my second husband, Mark, it was one of the best things that ever happened to me!Continue reading “World Wide Walkies – The First Step”