Monthly Archives: September 2015

Gratitude… for some simple things

(No life threatening stunts were necessary for this photo) We’ve moved a few miles further from Carcassonne. In the countryside but near a small town with all the necessities – bakery and grocery shop. There’s also a butchers but we … Continue reading

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Carcassonne

(I risked life and limb to get you this photo…) We’ve arrived in Carcassonne. The old city is a château surrounded by shops and cafés and restaurants and ice cream places surrounded by a huge wall with turrets and barbicans, … Continue reading

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The Many Homes of Rain

(When the rains came we took comfort in liquid brewed by ancient Belgian monks…) Right so… it’s been a while… there was a storm, with rain and dark clouds, grey skies, the air got colder, it was a bit like … Continue reading

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Happy Puppydog Day

(Fishermen on the Dordogne, just over the hedge from our pitch) We have reached the Dordogne and it’s very hot. We arrived on Wednesday around lunch time. Very slow at the best of times the heat makes me much slower … Continue reading

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The eBook is out!

Well it’s finally happened…The eBook is live on Amazon! You might remember I mentioned it last September on this blog post in Creative Calm. So I wrote, edited, got scared, edited some more, went into a small decline, edited some … Continue reading

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View from the Bed

(Having a go at grape picking) You know how when you’re buying a house you’re supposed to check out where the sun rises and sets in relation to your garden? Well, we only ever bought one house and we’ve lived … Continue reading

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Missing Something?

Oops, looks like something went wrong with my emails. Tap or click the links below if you’ve missed anything… Mairead. Here we go again! Irish Cuisine in France Pam’s Picnic Holidays

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