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Verre de L'amitié

Last night, the Mayor invited everyone in our commune to toast the New Year with a verre de l’amitié, a glass of friendship.  We made it through the snow thanks to a lift from friends with winter tyres on their car.   240 more words

A close call

Freezing fog, snow, frost and icy roads. We are in the grip of winter. Our region, La Nievre has been on alert for bad weather this weekend and we’ve been advised not to drive unless you have to. 113 more words

New Year Resolutions.

I do not know about you but I always make a few new year resolutions which seem to fade away by the end of January. However, this year I really mean ( 246 more words


Cafe de la Fleur.

A new Cafe in Daglan Village opened last night. Paul and I went out this morning to check it out. It replaces the Brasserie le Bistroquet which has been closed and for sale for a few years so it was great to hear the welcome news that it had been bought by a couple from Denmark who have opened as Cafe de la Fleur. 203 more words


Bonne année

After a quiet Christmas – livened up briefly by a mid-week visit from relatives – the New Year has arrived with barely a whimper… and we can only hope it stays that way. 248 more words

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French life : Guest Blogger

So today I have something a little different to share! After discovering each other on instagram and loving each other’s blog myself and Budgetgirllife decide to collaborate. 533 more words