Category Archives: Montoro

Posts based on life in Montoro

Help us find a buyer – €4000 reward

Help us to find a buyer or our amazing property and you could get yourself a €4000 reward. If you share this post, and the person who buys our house tells us that it was you that sent it to … Continue reading

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Mí querida España

Mí querida España: Hoy he perdido un poco del amor que siento por ti; acabo de enterrar 7 cachorros bajo un olivo en mi finca. Dichos cachorros no eran míos: ¡eran tuyos! Anoche, unos invitados que habían cenado a casa … Continue reading

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Dear Spain

Dear Spain, Today I fell a little bit out of love with you. I have just come in from burying 7 puppies underneath an olive tree on my land. These puppies did not belong to me, they belonged to you. … Continue reading

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Final Destination

Have you seen that film, Final Destination? It’s the one where the kids avoid dying, and then spend the rest  of the film fighting against their true fate!! That’s us, that is. Ok, ok, so without the grim reaper chasing … Continue reading

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2014 in Cordoba

Cordoba in Andalucia, Southern Spain is probably one of those places you have never considered visiting. Even if you have heard of it, the chances are you won’t know anything about it. If you are looking for a great place … Continue reading

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Keep Calm and Read a Book

  Since we moved to Spain, many of you will know we have had our fair share of ups and downs, but this week it seems we have become embroiled in the first ‘real’ crisis to happen to the expat … Continue reading

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2013 – Here’s to a good 2014!

Apologies – I don’t update this blog nearly enough and my first resolution for 2014 should be to make sure I update this page more often! This year has been another one of interesting occurrences here at The Olive Mill. … Continue reading

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Seriously Mum, Wheres that Donkey?

After months of work, writing the sequel to my book Seriously Mum, What’s an Alpaca? yesterday, the day finally arrived when the new book, Seriously Mum, Where’s that Donkey? became available. Ever since I wrote Alpaca, I have been constantly … Continue reading

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April Sales Drive!! Get that Cat!!

I have decided to have a sales drive for the month of April. The kindle version of Seriously Mum, Whats an Alpaca? has been hovering behind The Street Cat named Bob for a while now, and I am hoping that … Continue reading

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Dog Day Afternoon

After  being stuck at home for nearly three weeks, waiting for car parts to arrive the last thing we needed was animal related, emotional turmoil, but that is what we got. On Saturday, Lorna and I went out to clean … Continue reading

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