We have been in our new apartment for three weeks now. For just over half of that time we were sleeping on an air bed and sitting on beach chairs. A little over a week ago our container arrived from the UK. I am now sitting on MY sofa, drinking out of MY mugs and reading MY books. 😀
We left Sheffield last August to come to Mobile for what we thought would be a year. We had packed our 2 suitcases full of what we thought we need (mainly clothes!) as we knew that we were heading to a fully furnished apartment. The apartment we were placed in was lovely! It was in a newly built complex and quite modern. The square footage was actually almost as big as our house in the UK! We were (& still are) very grateful to have a furnished apartment but it didn’t feel right as none of it was ours and it was decorated how we would have done it.
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Finally all that rain has stopped here in Alabama! However, Maisy still has her stitches in so we haven’t been able to venture far. Here’s what I’ve been up to this week 🙂
1. Unboxing is all done and now the sorting has to commence. I was so glad to get my cookbooks 🙂
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It’s been a much better week this week! We are settled in our new apartment and I have started organising a few things. I haven’t set up a sewing area yet but managed to get a little fix in 🙂
1. It rained, and rained, and rained…all week! I had a couple of hours stressing as I was worried that this puddle was going to come onto the porch!
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Oh my….I’m not a good Sunday Sevens blogger this week! This isn’t Sunday and I’ve only just about fumbled seven photos together! My week has been hectic and I completely forgot to take photos. Our house sale fell through on the day we were supposed to exchange *cross face*!! Our container docked into Mobile Bay last week and we are now waiting for it to go through customs and we have moved apartments!!! So here are a few photos from my week 🙂
1. It was quite a task to get Maisy away from the centipede that was crawling across the carpet!
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