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Sunrises, sunsets and bits in-between.

This week has brought us some beautiful sunrises

And stunning sunsets

The weather has been really lovely, i can’t believe that we are still in T shirts in the middle of November. 145 more words

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The kitchen windows in, well not quite!

We spent all day Thursday  fitting the new window, all went well putting in the frame.

But when we came to hang the doors, they wouldn’t close, we tried so many things, adjusting the brackets, moving the frame up then down, but nothing worked, then we measured the actual door frame opening and it turns out that the top is 7mm wider than the bottom, we we weren’t going mad. 68 more words

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French Finally Embrace 'French Kissing'

It’s one of the most eagerly-awaited lists to appear each year in France, rivaling the official selection of the Cannes Film Festival and stars in the Michelin Guide: the new words inscribed into the French dictionary.

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Ode to Madame Pipi

In honor of World Toilet Day, I am dedicating this post to that beloved institution of French life, Madame Pipi. Also known as la dame pipi… 225 more words


In France Food Says It All

Paris is a city that loves food. In fact, it loves food so much it often crops up as either a topic of conversation or a form of expression.

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Where no cars go: Paris’s pedestrianised motorway | Les blogs

Taking a solo trip in a Parisian taxi can be a hazardous enterprise. The only way to protect yourself from the obligatory and incessant chatter with the driver is to feign sleep.

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Living In France

Muriers are planted

On Monday our Murier trees were delivered, we have been waiting and waiting to get them as the ideal time to plant them is in November, so the local tree nursery told us. 193 more words

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