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Cracking, Almost Shattering, and then Coming Back Together

Today was pretty underwhelming, given my expectations, but then going home totally made up for it.

So, the majority of the day was okay, I guess. 1,079 more words

The Main Shizzle

Georges Onslow: String Quartet no. 28 in E-flat, op. 54

performed by Quatuor Diotima, available on Spotify or below

second, third and fourth movements

(cover image by Dmitrii Medvedev)

André Georges Louis Onslow was born on 27 July 1784 in Clermont-Ferrand to an English farmer and French mother, thus considered on Wikipedia to be a “French composer of English descent.” Well, I obviously didn’t include him in the English symphony, so here we are. 1,106 more words


French Madeleines

If you have you ever wanted to know how to make the real and authentic looking french madeleines then this recipe is for you. in order to get those perfect looking little madeleine cake you need know a few little secrets, use the right madeleine and have a recipe that works. 396 more words

French Food

Grammar books and summer holidays

And following our catch-up with Emily at the end of her 2nd year, another update. This time from Paige who, this time last year, was also just reaching the end of Year 1: 513 more words

University Of Stirling

Two-person bookclub

This is a blog about the two-person bookclub my son and I started last week. We are reading War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy.

The bookclub started when he told me that he had put a hold on  656 more words

Share le Pain 微酵烘焙|+晚餐 第13天|2018年1月17號

Share le Pain 微酵烘焙

Le = the |Pain = bread 🍞 (French)

微酵烘焙 Wēi jiào hōng bèi = Micro-enzyme baking

Established in 1992 in Taiwan, Sharetea is a popular bubble tea shop that sells a variety of milk tea, fruity, and sweet drinks. 221 more words

East meets West-Chinese meet French

When East meets West

when Chinese meet French

When you live in a culture where has big gaps than your own culture no matter in history, philosophy or politics, it’s not uncommon to find some misunderstandings, stereotypes.  1,138 more words