We are Laurie and Bill Balme - retired (since June 2016) and now cruising aboard our sailboat 'Toodle-oo!' - at our own pace. We are active and particularly enjoy hiking in new parts of the world. Our journey so far has taken us from…
Why we want to house sit
The seasons define a period when sailing is just not attractive and returning to land is. The opportunity to house sit enables us to enjoy the comforts of a home and the space it affords - and in the company of loved pets.
We have house sat in Barrington, RI for 4 winter months while Toodle-oo! remained in England - sadly no pets involved. Twice looked after 2 Jack Russels' house in Portsmouth, RI for a couple of weeks.
Pet care experience
- United Kingdom