We’ve been busy! For anyone who has done a renovation you will know just how consuming it becomes. Every Saturday (shops are not open on a Sunday) we race around Belgium choosing and ordering things for the house. Then during the week, we spend our time searching the internet, organising the different contractors, visiting the … More We’ve been busy!
It has been a long wait. It has been 2 years since we signed for our house. Two years since we decided to change our life, and set up our own Bed & Breakfast with a Cooking School. We are still not there yet, but we are one small step further – the work on the … More From the ground up…
I am so excited with our news! Two years ago just after we got engaged, we decided we wanted to buy a house. Before I met my husband, my initial idea on moving to Brussels in 2012 was to set up a British Style Cafe. When we were looking to buy a house we first … More Woohoo – we got the planning permission
If you have been following my blog you will know I am on a long journey to changing my career and setting up my own culinary business in Belgium (I have a Dream). There are certain regulations you need to follow to be able to set up your own business in food in Belgium. For … More Another milestone
Not long ago, at 3 am on a Sunday morning, after a drunken but delicious dinner party, my husband realises he has a Facebook message from a Facebook friend. “Did you not marry a Scottish girl? This programme are looking for Scots who live in Belgium, if you are interested here are the details”. We … More Les Belges du Bout du Monde
Our friends stood staring at us with wide eyes after we showed them our house. There was a strange silence as if they didn’t quite know what to say. ‘You must think we are crazy?’ I asked. They awkwardly laughed, saying that the best part was when we showed them the bedroom excitedly explaining our … More The House of Horror
Since I was a little girl my dream was to run a small B&B with a small restaurant serving good quality food in the middle of nowhere in Scotland. As life would have it, things change. However recently, my childhood dream might not be so far away. There is one key difference though… it will … More I have a dream…