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A Bend in the Road

I’m usually a glass full kind of person but my positivity has taken a nose dive.

Life, of course, has plenty of ups and downs but when you are living in another country it can be a lot harder to deal with. 84 more words

Parc Life

The last few weeks...again

I wrote this blog post last night and for some mystical reason it has vanished from our blog site, but that wasn’t before it decided to do some very strange things on Facebook along the way, so here i go again and no doubt this one will be slightly different from last nights efforts. 1,072 more words

French Life

Three ways with wild garlic

The wild garlic we planted two years ago is now growing strongly in the garden and so we were lucky this month to get our first leaves off the plants. 330 more words


Amazing Sauvignon Blanc

(So-veen-yawn Blah)

Food pairings: a versatile food wine for seafood, poultry, and salads.

Districts: of French origin, sauvignon blanc is grown in the Bordeaux region where it is blended with semillon.

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French Life

The Most Famous White Wine - Chardonnay

(Shar-do-nay) Chardonnay was the most popular white grape through the 1990’s. It can be made sparkling or still.

Food pairings: a good choice for fish (even salmon) and chicken dishes.

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Living In France

Famous White Wines

Chardonnay, gew├╝rztraminer, moscato are white grape varieties. This page describes wine styles by variety and production area. Any below variety can give dry white wine or…

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Living In France

The Decline of the French Breakfast Revisited

Changing French Food Trends

Some time ago I had created a video revealing some of the changes the French people have made to their breakfast habits in the recent past. 66 more words

Living In France