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How I Finally Got To See TFIOS

You know the drill – you read an amazing book, find out it is getting made into a highly anticipated film, burst with jealousy when it gets released in your home country, wait two months to watch it and when you do it is in a foreign language. 343 more words

French Life


Our nearby town has an annual night farmers’ market. The local farmers set up their wares in the square and the idea is you choose some meat from one (which the farmer barbecues), some wine from another or what ever you want, then you buy some bread or chips to go with it and sit at long trestle tables to eat it. 466 more words

Parkinson's Disease

A Sweet Present

I got a present from my bee keeper friend Michel today.  He knows I like honeycomb so he gave me some “miel en brèche” as it is known in French. 224 more words


La Rentree - Back to School

Summer is sadly coming to an end. There’s an autumnal chill in the air and the shops are full of school supplies for la rentree, back to school. 83 more words

Quoi De Neuf

Lac Bajamont

We took a break for a few days last week to stay outside Agen and visit the area nearby, between the rivers Garonne and Lot.  Lac Bajamont, is not well known but was nearby so we decided to take a look.   776 more words