Hi ...you are about to read Joan's blog about the highs and lows of a retiree's life in France.
BUILDINGS AND ARCHITECTURE
City, Countryside or Dedicated Resort?
Where should we spend our holidays?
FOOD, WINE AND HOME
Cherry ripe... Cherry Ripe
It's time to feast on cherries.
FLORA AND FAUNA AND THE FOREST WORLDGARDENING
A dip into the waters of our petit bassin.
TRAVEL THROUGH FRANCEBUILDINGS AND ARCHITECTURE
A Right Royal Route
Putting St Etienne de Gourgas on the map..
PEOPLE AND RELATIONSHIPSBUILDINGS AND ARCHITECTURE
Friends and neighbours
Lunch at 'la maison forestière.'
CLIMATE CHANGE SEASONS
Two , one hundred year floods
Climate change is "knocking on Europe's door."
FILMS , MUSIC, DRAMA AND ARTLANGUAGEFRENCH CUSTOMS AND LOCAL EVENTS
A bounty of books at the Montpellier Book Fair
La Comédie du Livre
FLORA AND FAUNA AND THE FOREST WORLD
A paean to the Blue Tit...
The most diligent of parents