Xan & Bob, Home and Garden

Our Dream. Five Years Later.

Have you ever taken a leap of faith? Thrown caution to the wind? Taken a chance? Followed a dream? If you did, did it turn out more amazing than you ever dreamed? Five years ago, we had sold or given away 95% of our belongings. We packed and shipped 70 boxes. The remaining items we… Continue reading Our Dream. Five Years Later.

Xan & Bob

Siete Años Locos – Seven Crazy Years – Bob’s Book

In April I wrote a blog post about my husband publishing his memoir, "Seven Crazy Years." Here is an excerpt from that post: “This is the story of how a boy from the wrong end of London came to build and promote some of the best and iconic motor racetracks and events in the world.… Continue reading Siete Años Locos – Seven Crazy Years – Bob’s Book

Friends, Viladellops Village, Vineyard, Xan & Bob

You Never Know How Your Life Might Change

You never know how one day will change your life. Five years ago today, our dear friend Xavi brought us to this hilltop vineyard for a visit. Little did we know that a year and a half later we would change our entire life and move to this very village. These are some of the… Continue reading You Never Know How Your Life Might Change

Sunrises & Sunsets, Vineyard, Xan & Bob

“…hard to plan the day.”

If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve (or save) the world and a desire to enjoy (or savor) the world. This makes it hard to plan the day. ~E.B. White