Farewell Tina…

Well, Tina has finally gone to the big salvage yard in the sky. She served us loyally for two years, taking us on many memorable trips to the continent and genuinely astounding us with her tardis-like storage capabilities. Unfortunately, it was going to cost quite a lot to get her through the M.O.T. and with…

How Many Pieces of Pottery Can You Put…

  Couple of hours in! …into a Ford KA? This is a challenge that Aidan and I frequently undertake through our outings to Germany. This – the fifth trip – has been no exception. The journey down was faultless. So much so, that we arrived two hours early for our ferry… and they let us…

“You Can Go Your Own Waaaay…” – the Roadtrip Soundtrack

Our lovely Ford KA, Tina, has only got a tape deck. For some strange reason, she won’t play the tape-to-mp3 converter tapes, so we are limited to the radio and old-fashioned C-90s. This isn’t normally a problem within our home town and country, as we can usually get XFM whereever we’re normally travelling. However, shall…

Tina’s Potty Pottery Roadtrip…

Early yesterday morning, we arrived back from our latest German adventure with Tina (the KA) full to the brim. Another fantastic trip and yet more fantastic, retro goodies. We left on Friday evening, driving down to Dover to get the 2am ferry to Dunkirk. Aidan always does the driving (as I can’t) so we have…