Monthly Archives: June 2012

Ophelia…..

Yesterday we went to a local village, La Grimaudiere, where there’s a source/spring at Notre Dame D’Or and  confluence with the river Dive. It’s a beautiful site, with a large lavoir and a delightful, quiet central village location: I half … Continue reading

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No Woman, No Try…..

Here in France, ’tis the season of fetes galore, many being – in theory at least – fetes de musique. In practice, they tend to be rather dire events made tolerable by the abundance of wine and beer at reasonable … Continue reading

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Staying Alive…..

About a month since I’ve been on here. In that time we’ve sold our Spanish house – at last and thankfully – moved all the stuff from it up to France where we’re in the process of buying a replacement … Continue reading

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