Holiday Happy Mail

Holiday Happy Mail

You know that moment when you get home from your holiday and you have a pile of post, 75% of which you can’t quite face opening yet, and the remaining 25% of which is junk?  Well I had a nice new category this time round with this charming little rainbow...
Un Cadeau

Un Cadeau

What do you bring your bee-mate, hostess with the mostess, who is offering you a lovely Sunday morning breakfast on your sojourn home? Well I brought Terri about 1 1/2 kilos of cherries of course!  At, wait for it, €2.50/kilo…  Makes you want to weep...
Boutis

Boutis

No, that’s not French for the wee things you stick on babies’ feet, they’re quilts.  Did you know the Provencale have been at this since the 15th Century?  As far back as 1426 there was a quilt found in the house inventory at the Chateau Des Baux. You know...
Random Thursday

Random Thursday

The French traffic edition this week. 1.  I was more than a little amused to note that the French like to hand out lectures on their road signs as well, although they tend more towards the mathematical equation approach: Speed + too close = danger! There was also...
Work In Progress Wednesday

Work In Progress Wednesday

Not a huge deal to report this week, in fact, I’ll have to pull my socks up for next week too – ahhh, such is life when you’re on your hols! Finishes This Week: Absolutely none In Progress This Week: I’ve done a little bit of this: And a little...