The Garage Door is Repaired

My garage door has been a problem from start to finish. I attempted to rid the old paint and rust and eventually gave up the ghost. The facing panels were too far gone to achieve a quality finish. As such, I decided to replace the steel sheet panels. I ordered them only to find that … Read more

Festa Areias

The Festa Areias, Ferreira do Zêzere is a feast in Honor of Our Lady of Grace (Igreja Matriz de Nossa Senhora da Graça das Areias) and is held annually in August and is a three day event that entails a great deal of organisation. This post concentrates on Areias town, the church of Igreja Matriz de Nossa … Read more

My Tomatoes and Other Fruits

It’s not all housework and decorating as, and no big deal for most, but I always wanted to grow my own fruit and vegetables and now, am doing so. To me, it is a big deal and most satisfying where I derive great pleasure from popping into the garden and picking my own produce. I … Read more