Monthly Archives: June 2011

Lost My Driving Wheel…..

Well,  here we are, still in La Belle France!  A quick post-script to the last posting on Sunday. The van J hired and drove over from Kent packed in about an hour from here. It’s now been in a garage … Continue reading

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I’m On The Road Again…..

Just a very short post here today, our last – for the foreseeable future, et any rate  – in France.  We will leave for Spain tomorrow morning fairly early. J is on her way from Kent, via the Chunnel, with … Continue reading

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>Right Key, Wrong Keyhole…..

>Just back from the UK, where I had some medical appointments for blood tests etc., new medication and allied assortments.  Managed to meet up with some old Scottish friends who both now live in London, so drank way too much … Continue reading

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>Turn, Turn, Turn…..

>It’s all change…again….almost. We’ve been busy preparing for a move, packing odds and ends into boxes, digging up and potting some of our veg plants: Courgettes, Toms and Aubergines have all taken to this unexpected transplantation well, so hopefully they’ll … Continue reading

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>Ain’t No Use To Sit And Wonder Why…..

>Since leaving the UK, we have been caught up on a regular (seemingly never-ending) round of exchange rate transactions, always keeping an eye of fluctuating pounds, dollars, euros, Swedish kronor etc: With Charlie the entire process is so much simpler, … Continue reading

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>What Are We Fighting For…..

>We visited a French National Monument a while back. Oradour Sur Glane is a state maintained ruin with a macabre difference. It is a village where a Second World War atrocity occurred on this day, 1944. It is a remarkable … Continue reading

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>Me And My Friend The Cat…..

>Coldest day so far since we came down here from Sweden. Temp about 15 degrees, cloudy, overcast, breezy. Temps probably on a par with the Hebrides today. Ironically Fun City is basking in warm sunshine: Junsele Day 1 to 4 … Continue reading

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