Hustling for home (or: how to find a house sit)

We explore the ways and means of finding house sits, and share what’s worked for us over 2+ years of consecutive sits.


So long for now, South London

A look back at our four months in Tulse Hill as we bid farewell to South London and head North again.

Retropost: Streatham, London

This is a Retropost – looking back on earlier housesitting adventures. January, 2016 Just like that Christmas was over for another year. We said goodbye to Bristol, but vowed to return. We enjoyed our three week stay, Bristol being much smaller and easier to navigate than London. Thankfully we’d already booked our next London housesit –…

Perils and Pitfalls of Car Buying

Having been in our current housesit now for about 7 weeks (5 weeks to go), we’ve started to get itchy feet to see some sights further afield. We’ve been getting about on foot, by bus and train (see Teresa’s earlier post here), and while reasonably efficient once you’re on it, the system is not very well…