All posts tagged: husband

Countdown to moving day

We are moving house this week and it is no understatement when I tell you that my husband has singlehandedly organised everything to get us into this welcome position.  He has expertly managed estate agents, builders, finances, solicitors, local council, landlords, window tradesmen, contracts, tenants, vendors, the John Lewis carpet department… and me. While I am sitting here with Zachy catching up on last night’s Glee (‘GLEEEEEEEEE’ he says as he sways along to Bills, Bills, Bills), Panagiotis is unloading the loft.  I’ll be embarrassed later when he asks what we are having for dinner and I’m going to have to present him with microwave chicken and veg from M&S… although I may actually say it’s from Sainsbury’s, as we’re supposed to be on a budget. I haven’t just been sitting here idly twiddling with my widgets though.  Tasked with upsizing our 2-bed furniture collection to a 4-bed one, I have been ordering sofa fabric swatches and measuring up for curtains, washing machines and American fridge freezers for the past few weeks.  I’ll also be the one moving …