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There’s lots Of Life Afloat!

Living in a marina was really good fun, and for someone new to living on a boat, it’s probably the easiest way to start. You have plenty of people around to give advice or help, there should be shore facilities should you experience any issues with your boat, and there is usually a community of relatively … Continue reading

Boating In The Car Park :)

So there I was living in a car park in my 59 foot narrow boat! really, it was like living in a shed, but one that you had to get into with a ladder. The first winter that I spent on the boat, in the car park was freezing! I’d frequently wake up in the … Continue reading

Out of pocket for Trusting the system :{

When I started The Fabulous Vodka Company  it was immediately apparent that I would need to be able to take credit card payments, and for the website I would need to be able to take online payments. My bank offered their card payment service, and this could be expanded to run my website card capture … Continue reading

A New Life Afloat :-)

In 1998 I had my own home in High Wycombe, I loved it, it was a 3 bedroom 100-year-old railway cottage, it had been re-wired, had new heating, new roof etc, nothing needed doing to it, which was just as well as I had very limited DIY skills. All was not rosy though, I’d started a … Continue reading