Just over 11 years ago, my husband and I took a momentous decision over the course of a weekend in February. That was for me to take the early retirement that was being 'offered', suggested, encouraged as the world went through a different type of crisis and savage cuts were being made in local government where I had been working for over 20 years.
I began to write a blog soon after we had taken the decision that we'd make a move from Huddersfield to Spain with our then, still young children. I called it 'Moving On'. Eventually, we made it to Spain, we spent around 18 months looking for our hom