Christmas Eve in Camberley

Christmas Eve was over way too quickly. I don’t think we have ever had as relaxing Christmas, there was absolutely no hurry whatsoever and we were ready with all the dinner preparation around 14.00 UK time. Staying true to the Swedish tradition, we watched “Kalle Anka” or Donald Duck over a bowl of rice pudding…

Our 2nd herb garden

As I have started to cook a lot of Italian recently, then I decided that to build an indoor herb garden,  instead of buying new batches of herbs every week.  I also added few roses in between to complete the space, as well as some multicolored candlelights hanging from the ceiling.   The herbs were…

Up in the air

Hi everyone!  Everything is currently up in the air and we are still unpacking boxes and we are almost done … well except Charlotte she will be unpacking clothes until 2013 🙂   We have had our first guests in the new house, Charlotte’s parents drove over from Sweden and stayed with us for a…

Signing tomorrow

Tomorrow we will complete the purchase on our new home and move in on friday.  So if anyone is in UK on friday of my relatives, family and friends you are especially welcome to show up and help us to move into our new home.  For everyone that shows up I promise a night to…

Contract Exchanged!

We have finally exchanged contracts on the house and will finalize the purchase on the 30th of June.  Therefore if you want to come to visit, anytime after that date should be fine.  If anyone wants to help us to move on the 30th then there will definitely be a trip to the pub afterwards…

Small step for …

On Wednesday we signed the mortgage papers for the new property, now whether that means that we will finally move in is another question as there are several additional steps that will be taken.  Additionally, we are so happy with the apartment that we are currently staying in that we keep on asking ourselves whether…

Manic Monday

Waking up with a guilty conscience is never good, especially on a monday morning, after delaying our Gym debut, we sure made up for it today with two sessions.  Swimming this morning at 6.30 and a mini after work training session where we were guided through all the Gym Equipment.  It is strange to admit…