The renovation has started!!!

- ga naar Nederlandse versie - Finally the ‘real’ work is beginning: I have my ideas about how it should become, but is it possible? At this very moment there is only one toilet upstairs and one bathroom, on the ground floor, with a shower, but no toilet! The new bathroom will…

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It sounds so romantic…

- ga naar Nederlandse versie - It sounds so romantic: buying a chateau in France, a fairy tale! It is a bit less romantic when in reality, there is so much damage done by termites, a lot of damp and a leaking roof. Reality is not so romantic when you…

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Once upon a time…

- ga naar Nederlandse versie - How it all started... "once upon a time"...there was a 'chateau for sale' or as the French agent mentioned "chateau in need of restoration"! Rutger, my husband, sent me an email with information about the chateau with lots of photographs and the famous words:…

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