Tiny House movement

No!  not houses which are moving a little,  Although I have seen plenty of them but that’s another horror story. What I am talking about is “The Tiny […]

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What’s the world coming too

Is a phrase my Granddad used to use. He was from the World War 1 era so had seen a few changes in his life time not all […]

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A day in the life of a fireman “Bombeiros Voluntários”

You will have noticed the large fire brigade offices “Bombeiros Voluntários” in local towns. Apart from Fighting house fires and rescuing people from crashed cars these brave volunteers […]

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Driving in Portugal is a little daunting for some people

Driving in Portugal is a little daunting for some people. Personally I have not found it a problem apart from when I went the wrong way around a […]

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Grinding your own flour and making your own bread

There is a huge surge in interest in everything to do with baking in the UK. The supermarkets have aisles dedicated to all things baking. Personally my favorite […]

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Central Portugal its a nice place to be

The Penela Medieval Festival that took place last weekend was a triumph. The weather was cool and the crowds were down on ten years ago but the people […]

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Building Regulations in Portugal

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Bursting the bubble

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Where are you

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Designing your own home

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