Holiday Time

29 July and August is almost upon us, and the office closes down for the two week traditional Annual Holidays although most of France seems to be on a go slow for most of August. My Parents are coming over from Enland to see us for two weeks, which we are all looking forward to …

Kermisse – Summer Fete

Yesterday, Sunday, was the date for the Kermisse, the annual summer fete. This wonderful event is held each year, just before the children finish for the long summer break. At about 2pm all the children assembled at school, all dressed up in Fancy dress, and then the parade started, led by the local marching band …

Summer is Here

I have delayed writing this for a while, as no doubt as soon as I say that summer is here the weather will change. Over the last few weeks it has steadily got warmer and warmer, which means that we can now enjoythe pleasures of dining outside and admiring the peacefulness that living in the …

Fathers Day

I wake up on the Sunday (Fathers Day), to the children waking me up, to give me their Father Day cards and presents that they have made at school. After Lunch, we decide that we will go to a local Fête de Musique in the village. It was a much smaller event than the one …