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Book for a chook

I am reading chicken books. Tonnes of them. I am a new mother of 12 and like every new mother I panic about everything…feeding, behaviour, friendships, squabbles, toes and in my case feathers and beaks! 177 more words

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Market day in Brittany

Thank God, Spring has arrived!!! Roscoff woke up with a glorious warm sunshine this Wednesday and we’ve been able to go to the market wearing sunglasses and t-shirts! 57 more words


La Bravade Calendale Parade

Last weekend we braved the cold to see a traditional Provençal parade (with some Italian flag throwers) along the Cours Mirabeau. It was a perfect winter’s day, with blue skies and a slight breeze. 65 more words

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All tourist, no spring

Spring has well and truly sprung, with the trees starting to grow leaves and flowers blooming everywhere. The markets are showing signs of warmer weather, with beautiful juicy sweet local strawberries selling for exorbitant prices. 90 more words

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The 21st Century

This is it. We are in it. The 21st Century. Or at least I thought we were, until I came to France and found that not everyone has moved with the times. 726 more words

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One acre and a dream

I am following Leigh Tate’ s great blog and just purchased her self published book “5 Acres and a dream- The book” as I am starting a new journey in France when I return. 914 more words

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Paris Hotel

Quick post as on my way to London. Tired of dodgy French hotels..say good bed but the bathroom looks liked they knocked a hole in the wall to access the dirty hotels one next door! 235 more words

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