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Neural Hijacking : Why we loose our temper

The most interesting part of the power of emotions are the moments of panic, temper or excitement. In these moments we tend to do foolish things, which seem perfectly normal at that point but later we might regret them. 471 more words


Episode 105 - Quelle couleurs?

The question of colours and finishes has bugged me right from the start of our extended project.
How do you bring one sad village house in the lovely Languedoc back to life without spoiling it’s character, particularly as much of it has been ripped out of one half and the other half was half a barn? 115 more words

Renovation And Restoration Diary- France

On the road for antiques

This post was kindly written by Deidre Simmons, who is currently in the second half of her six month stay in St Chinian.  Thank you, Deidre, for sharing your passion with us all! 1,125 more words


19/03 - Days of Pilgrimage

I often feel that when travelling in the South of France, it is a pilgrimage for those greats who have painted here before and sometimes think “How do you have the audacity to paint here?” 328 more words


What’s in the glass tonight March 18th

Off Topic: Dom. Félines Jourdan Picpoul de Pinet Languedoc 2014 – $$

I tried this wine for the first time at an instore tasting at Regional Wines, and it played on my mind over the week, and finally I had to go back and get a bottle. 148 more words

17/28 - Grey skies

Been missing in action, Sunday it poured with rain from dawn ’til dusk, I spent the day titivating the work I’ve done over the last 2 weeks, although the sky was grey the kitchen here faces North ish so the light was good. 323 more words