Setting up a new (part-time) home here has been an interesting and exciting experience. Kitting out an empty house was like having a Wendy-house to play with, but more expensive. And I discovered that I really do have a tendency towards OCD and minimalism. But we bought the house for other reasons:
- to escape the cold wet winters in the UK
- to be able to be a child whenever I want (Disney fireworks ... Universal Studios ...)
- to have a base from which to explore the southern states of the US - something I've always wanted to do
- to have adventures before I reach my dotage.
Let's start with the weather .....