Category Archives: Life

Fête des Voisins

About a month after we bought the house, the area’s neighbourhood lunch was fortuitously to be held.  They call it a Fête des Voisins, which is like a street party.  I think there is even an official day for this Fête but people have them at any time, although not more than once a year. It… Read More »

Why I Am Here

At a stage of life when one prefers and should be in comfort, I find myself in Burgundy, away from my husband, with only a dog for company, camping out in a property that needs everything restored, and much added and updated. What did I do to deserve it?    I don’t know, but I must… Read More »