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Our French Life - At Last  Posted on 07/21/2014
"At last I have done it"It is with some pride that I post today, something that to most is very easy to me was until now one of the Bane's of my life, the thing that had eluded me for so long is perfect coleslaw, I know I...
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Faith Restored  Posted on 07/10/2014
Our life in France - Faith is restoredMany of you will know from previous posts here that we have had an horrendous experience with garages and our car and have over the last 5 years spent an absolute fortune mainly at our local village...
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Our French Life - Counting our blessings  Posted on 06/14/2014
Counting our blessingsAs the sun shines gloriously and the temperatures reach well into the 30's We sit with a glass of something fantastically cool overlooking our little pied a terre and count our blessings, we moved to France to...
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What a day to remember  Posted on 06/06/2014
Our life in France - D DayIndeed it has been a day to remember, watching all of le débarquement de Normandie (D Day landings) on French television I have to say they did us proud.French President Francois Hollande has led the D-Day...
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Our life in France - Surviving in Rural France  Posted on 05/29/2014
Our life in France - Surviving in Rural FranceI used to think that living in France was the same as living in England but how wrong I was, In England whatever I wanted from the shops I could get at any time of the year but here in Rural...
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Our French life  Posted on 05/23/2014
Our French life - Bon Weekend a tousThe dreadful weather seems to be subsiding and it is Friday evening, I know I am retired and every day is like a weekend (NOT) even after over a year of being part of the relaxed set (retired) I still...
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What to do on a Gloomy day  Posted on 05/22/2014
Our life in France - What to do on a Gloomy day.Well after the storms of last night the gloomy weather has continued to ravage our little part of heaven, we have had some thunder, all be it in the distance, rain, and now it is getting...
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Living your dream  Posted on 05/21/2014
Our life in France - living our dreamWell we have been here just over 5 years now and we were talking the other day about if we were faced with the same decisions that brought us here would we do it again, would we burn all our bridges...
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Our Life In France - All or Nothing  Posted on 05/20/2014
Our Life in France - All or nothing:Yes I know my ramblings have been very intermittent of late, and it is all due to the fact that just over a year ago I completely retired, after working all my life I suddenly had all this time on my...
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Our Life in France  Posted on 02/14/2014
Our life in France - It can be testing sometimes.I haven't posted since just before Christmas (which incredibly was last year) and really seams so long ago,Well Christmas came and went without event in fact it seamed like a bit of an...
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