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Ooooooooooo and I almost forgot… There’s a shiny new website… Arthcwtch is home, right now it’s the hub of all our various activities, as it grows we’ll add friends and neighbours and interesting things in. (and I’m terribly proud of … Continue reading

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The next new thing…

Oh throughout all the ideas and moments and “things, I’d like to do” throughout ‘The Plan ®’ there are links between them, a natural evolution and as much at times like I feel like I’m drifting and not sure what … Continue reading

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The MOVE…

Frequently, often, it’s me who updates these posts – but James kept really scrupulous point notes during the disaster that was the 7+ days of actual moving, so I’ll let him tell it in point form… Mon Sept 24 – … Continue reading

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We have a HOME!

Offer was accepted as presented – $90,000, conditional only on a structural inspection – they’re actually gonna leave a few things behind we didn’t ask for, but can always use – like the washer / dryer, and 2 bedroom suites … Continue reading

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And the winner is….

It was a very tight two horse race in the end… Initially we emailed our agent that we wanted to pursue an offer on the Tidd’s Lane property. The house was done – move in ready, James really like the … Continue reading

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Down time…

Taking today off, and probably tomorrow as well… It’s been an emotional week. The whole business really from the beginning has been an emotional roller coaster and now we’re on our way down the final really BIG hill. We’ll reach … Continue reading

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Back to the ol’ drawing board….

Our trip over to Nova Scotia was perfectly wonderful many ways. We had the most delightful host, a lovely lady with newfs …. just so we wouldn’t be missing our daily dose of slobber. She was delightful – and most … Continue reading

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We’re MOVING!

Yes, after 6 weeks on the market we have a solid offer on the house. There was a lot of to-ing and fro-ing on Friday and back and forth and sweating and $500 here, $1000 there…. but we have a … Continue reading

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Lets talk about The Plan®

It’s been a while… There was two weeks of pure insanity leading up to actually having the house ready for showings – no posts. Then the collapse in an exhausted heap – no posts. And then the showings – 3 … Continue reading

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15 months late, and more than a dollar short…

We’re finally on the market. Listed today with the agent we used when we bought here. He’s brought in a colleague as well. I suspect with a number of housing developments on his roster he doesn’t entirely have the time, … Continue reading

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More even than the cottage by the sea…

I want this house, I want this beautiful beach for my puppies to run and play, I want 20 acres of field and beach and 30+ acres of woodland forest. I fell in love with it 8 months ago when … Continue reading

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So hobbit houses don’t appeal?

How about a Scottish Castle? Ok … it’s a replica – in PEI. But it’s only $119,000 and comes with 1.36 acres of park like grounds.

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One for the fans of Roger Dean’s Architecture…

Can’t really see myself here…. but at 2.8 acres and $189,000 if this sort of thing floats your boat …

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Dreaming on a rainy Saturday

Sooo with thunderstorms and rain I’m not out in the garden today, and I’m less interested in going walkies with the dogs (although I still might if it dries up a little this afternoon). So I’ve spent the morning lazing … Continue reading

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