Monthly Archives: February 2017

Not Going Out

There’s a British sitcom I was introduced to while in Lalandusse titled Not Going Out. I found it on youtube and started watching from the first season-it makes me smile and laugh. I find the British stereotype of a young American … Continue reading

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One Guess

Something wonderful happened to me yesterday. Actually, many wonderful things happened, but one stood out from all the others. One guess is all you get. (u)   x(o)x

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You Do The Math

Last night, our Women Who Wine evening was at chez K for apéro and games. I arrived at 17h15, guests arrived between 18h-19h, and all left around 21h30 but K, J, and I who talked until midnight. There were 11 … Continue reading

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Arrival

This film, for me, is flat. I’m not impressed by the story, acting, or even cinematography. Next up is Kubo and the Two Strings, an animated feature length film nominated in that Oscar category. Hope it’s more entertaining and engaging. Bought … Continue reading

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Try It…You Won’t Like It

So happy to be on the verge of a new week! The one ending was notable for many reasons but the lowlight was being without a functional toilet for three days! And while friends offered their bathrooms, that doesn’t solve … Continue reading

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A Place for Everything

and everything in its place. I spent the greater part of the day finding room (an empty suitcase) for Christmas, washing a new flannel (hard to find here) fitted sheet, hanging up the charging unit for my first french dustbuster, … Continue reading

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Bonne Chandeleur

Which basically means, have pancakes for dinner. Of course, the local version is crèpes and there will be few households who bring out maple syrup. It’s all tied in to lent and luck and tradition…and since I can’t flip my … Continue reading

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Miss Me?

February 1st seems like a logical day to begin blogging again. After returning from my holiday trip to the US, my jet lag was debilitating for about a week. The worst I have ever experienced! Then, frigid weather descended on … Continue reading

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