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The arrival continues...

Continuing on from my last post we arrived into St Jean de Losne on Thursday May 14. Our boat has been moved from last year’s mooring to another spot on a different pontoon, jammed beside an old barge that is for sale and the bank. 787 more words

On the road - my highlights from the Beaune wine events

whererIn November 2014 I was in Burgundy with friends from Russia. We tasted wines and I also bought some bottles. Back home I started to share my “treasures” with friends. 1,738 more words


'Champagne Supernova'

Our journey continued to the French wine country – Champagne, followed by Beaune in Burgundy. Hopping into our hired car, we drove first to the town of Reims in Champagne and the G.H. 923 more words


Daddy's MacGyver tips, "Enchanting" Fields of Yellow, Alabaster Mountains of Mussels , and Petit "Gren-noise" Legs

I have 2 months left.

2 months….2 MONTHS?!?!?!?!

Where did the time go?!?!?!

I’m at that stage where I don’t have to use to the GPS anyone to get from place to place, all the neighbors know my name when I pass them on the road, and my french isn’t a horrible mess trying to order food at a restaurant. 1,358 more words

Tooo long since my last post

Yes, I’m sorry, life just gets in the way sometimes!  Lots of work on and a puppy in the house both taking lots of my time.   59 more words


A Brief Education in French Cooking: The Cook's Atelier

The decision to travel to France after our wedding was sound. We love wine, wonderful food, enchanted architecture, and those few people who understand the importance of a life well-lived. 1,347 more words

Laleure-Piot Les Tuvilains 2009

If you read my first tasting note on this Beaune Premiere Cru you will recall that I hated it, giving it 80 points and 1 star.   107 more words