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The Good Life France Newsletter December 2016

Written by on December 2, 2016 in Newsletter
The Good Life France Newsletter December 2016

Bonjour! Brrrr it’s been a chilly week here in France reaching -7 deg C (20Deg F) mid week. It’s time to check my ducks don’t get their feet stuck to the cold mud! I’ve never seen that myself but my neighbour assures me it can happen and that several times he’s had to chisel his ducks […]

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Zut Alors newsletter from France

Written by on November 25, 2016 in Newsletter
Zut Alors newsletter from France

Bonjour Hope you had a great week! Last week I wrote saying that I’d had a few issues with my website because it has so many visitors which is just brilliant, but it made it fall over! After several hours of stress and phone calls to the company that hosts my website, I was told “it’s […]

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Bon Weekend from France!

Written by on November 11, 2016 in Newsletter
Bon Weekend from France!

Bonjour Hope you had a good week.  Most of my life revolves around my animals, renovating my old farmhouse, travelling round France and writing. This week though I’ve had a few strange moments. On Tuesday Brad Pitt applied to join my Google+ community page.  Of course it isn’t the real one though he claims to […]

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Newsletter from France November 2016

Written by on November 4, 2016 in Newsletter
Newsletter from  France November 2016

Bonjour and bienvenue! Hope you had a good week. It’s still sunny and dry here where I am in the north of France, though yesterday morning we had a thick frost and the water was frozen in the hose pipe so I had to fetch buckets of water from the kitchen for the chickens, ducks […]

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Happy Halloween Newsletter from France

Written by on October 28, 2016 in Newsletter
Happy Halloween Newsletter from France

Bonjour Well it’s nearly Halloween in France and this year more than ever this quirky event seems to have been taken to heart by the French. I can remember a few years ago, you wouldn’t even know it was happening but now every shop seems to be decked out with festive spider webs and talking […]

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Paris, Champagne and more Newsletter from France

Written by on October 21, 2016 in Newsletter
Paris, Champagne and more Newsletter from France

Bonjour! Hope you had a good week. Here in my little corner of northern France it’s still quite warm and I’ve even got blossom on my apple tree! It’s had my neighbour scratching his head. He was quite sure that we would have a long hard winter starting in October. Over a cup of coffee with […]

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Bon Weekend from France Newsletter

Written by on October 14, 2016 in Newsletter
Bon Weekend from France Newsletter

Bonjour Hope you had a good week. Here in my part of France the weather has got much cooler, in fact we had the first frost of the season on Wednesday. Newspapers are predicting a long cold winter. I remember when I first bought my old farm house in the middle of nowhere France, the […]

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Newsletter from France October 2016

Written by on October 7, 2016 in Newsletter
Newsletter from France October 2016

Bonjour, Hope you had a great week. Last week I went to Paris to discover “unexpected Paris”, doing things that were really off the beaten track and finding a whole new bit of this wonderful city to fall in love with (some articles below about it and more next week!). When I got back, for […]

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Newsletter from Paris France

Written by on September 30, 2016 in Newsletter
Newsletter from Paris France

Bonjour I’m sending you this newsletter from Paris! I’m here to discover some off the beaten track parts of this magnificent city, the bits visitors often miss and also to enjoy Nuit Blanche, a dusk to dawn art festival. Of course I’ll be sharing photos as I go on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook! Meanwhile back […]

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Newsletter From Sunny France!

Written by on September 23, 2016 in Newsletter
Newsletter From Sunny France!

Bonjour Hope you had a great week. Here in my little corner of northern France it’s been an interesting and fun week. The sun is continuing to shine and my neighbours tell me that this is the best (they mean sunniest) summer on record for years. I’m starting to get used to having lunch in […]

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