Monthly Archives: March 2015

Hotel manager’s blog: Day 13

Day 13 in Urshult and I am experiencing what can only be described as Brain Fatigue.  3 weeks operating in a foreign language and starting a new business  have left me drained and needing to recharge.  Add to that today’s … Continue reading

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Hotel manager’s log: Day 7

Number of guests: 5.  Number of early starts to prepare breakfast:  5.  Number of room changes:  5.  Number of bookings taken:  5.  Number of new people met:  too many to count! Today began with getting up early to have breakfast … Continue reading

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The good ship Urshult hits stormy waters

I was expecting to write this evening’s post from the comfort of my new home, but it turns out the universe had other plans.  Our move has been deferred until tomorrow because the bank did not have all its papers … Continue reading

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Dedicated to Arnold Frederick Leafe (aka Grandpa)

I think of my Grandpa often now I am in Sweden.  He was half-Swedish and passed away on 17 October last year.  It was his inheritance that enabled my husband and I to buy our beautiful hotel, which we are … Continue reading

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The morning after…

This morning we woke up to bright sunshine and clear skies in Sweden.  Despite a late arrival last night, we awoke relatively early and had some coffee.  We have been for a lovely spring walk around my in-laws’ house in … Continue reading

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