RIP dear Elaine – yet more reasons to follow your dream

Not long after buying our first narrowboat, 'Northern Pride', we began blogging. I love to write, and of course Barry had been a professional photographer for 35 years. He re-kindled his previously lost passion, and saw it as a hobby. He returned to feeling like an excited young man, skipping around shooting images of the … Continue reading RIP dear Elaine – yet more reasons to follow your dream

Showers, sunshine and socialising in Stone

It's certainly been an interesting weekend here in Stone at another of the Roving Canal Traders Association Floating Markets. Arriving on Thursday afternoon, we slotted in between 'Here be Dragons' and 'Reverie', in the middle of a line of ten trading boats. Trading and socialising Barry set up shop on Friday, and there were a … Continue reading Showers, sunshine and socialising in Stone