Virtually nothing was done on the kitchen today, or so it would seem. I am gnashing my teeth with frustration. Apparently we are waiting for the granite worktops to arrive and nothing else can be done until they are installed. (By the way: I take a dim view of the use of “waiting on” to mean “waiting for.” Surely waiting on is done by servants or people who work in restaurants?)

Now, I knew this but I had been told that the outside paving would be finished today. When it is finished it can be sealed and grouted, you see. Also that the ceilings would be given their final coat of paint ready for the Sonos system to be installed but that has not happened either. I am chomping at the bit.

We are in transition: