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Belated benefits from a birthday

When we were recently in Melbourne we had dinner at this restaurant. A bit tricky to see on the computer but the business card was all in white, very clever as you had to tilt the card to see the name.   213 more words


Happy Bastille Day!

Les Amis,

Today I wish you a wonderful Bastille Day, un Joyeux Fête Nationale du 14 Juillet!

I pay tribute often to my first adopted home, so I’ll just say one more time how much I love France, its culture, its beauty, and how welcome I have always felt there. 31 more words


Cele-brating 225 Years! What do you have planned?

Today is my sixth Bastille Day (or as the French call it, “la Fête du Quatorze Juillet” or “la Fête Nationale“) on French soil. 600 more words

Michael Bell

Dreaming of France and a Cottage Pie...

Ever since I was a young girl I have always loved France and it was 4 years ago almost exactly that made my first trip across the pond. 1,052 more words


Thinking of France and Remembering Lyon….

Several summers ago I was fortunate enough to visit Lyon, France. If you don’t know this, many consider Lyon the gastronomical capital of France and if you are a lover of French foods like me Lyon was like visiting the Food Holy Land. 805 more words