Tag Archives: Life in France

There IS a Reason – Take Two! (I pressed publish by mistake!)

So as I was saying – I’ so sorry about the previous half-story – I meant to click ‘save’ and pressed ‘publish’ ….mmm…just proves the ‘little grey cell story’ I was telling you about… So to start over… I looked … Continue reading

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Coiffures and purple hats…

It was time for a change…and anyway, I had made a slight mistake with a ‘change’ of hair colour and it had turned a subtle shade of green….brown green…… So with much hoo-ing and haa-ing I took a chance on … Continue reading

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Chateau Organised Chaos..semi

Well!  Yup, it’s been a while but it’s also been a while since I had time to sit…so now I’m sitting…and it feels great.  A lot has happened here in our corner of Normandy and the Chateau has been buzzing … Continue reading

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Mice, Moving men and Macarons

It seems a while since I sat in one place long enough to write .. so I’ve decided to steal some time in 15 minute increments and see how I go. The Owner of the Chateau has agreed that a … Continue reading

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Autumn, mowing and a trip east…

There was good news!  As I mentioned before, The Dear One decided to take the bull buy the horns…just about literally, and tell the owner of the estate where he was working that it was just not meant to be … Continue reading

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Murphy’s Law and Ted

Well!  If it doesn’t rain it pours! Can you just believe this!  No sooner do we “oo” and “aa” and decide to accept the idea of leaving France (which we both definitely didn’t want to do but there comes a … Continue reading

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Fester, Fester, Fester…rot, rot, rot…..

That’s one of my favourite lines from the movie “French Kiss”.  A Wonderful, feel good movie starring Meg Ryan and Kevin Kline ( I still love the movie – even though the husband has threatened to leave me for his … Continue reading

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