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Mad Ducks, Chickens, Provence, Champagne and more

Written by on August 21, 2015 in Newsletter
Mad Ducks, Chickens, Provence, Champagne and more

Bonjour! It’s been a bit of a wet week here in northern France but today the sun is out and its very warm – I felt it was a perfect day to let the baby ducks be introduced to each other! Mad Duck hatched 5 girls and Bella, daughter of Belle, hatched 4 girls and […]

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Newsletter from my garden in France!

Written by on August 7, 2015 in Newsletter
Newsletter from my garden in France!

Summer is in full swing here in France, it feels as though almost everyone is on holiday especially in Paris which feels quite strangely quiet! If you’re in Paris, now is a good time to go to those usually hard to get places like my favourite six historic restaurants! The weather has been glorious in […]

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Champagne and ducklings newsletter from France!

Written by on July 24, 2015 in Newsletter
Champagne and ducklings newsletter from France!

Bonjour! Last week I was in baking hot Haute Marne in Champagne where the temperature crept over 100 degrees Fahrenheit until a storm broke at the weekend. Everyone sighed with relief that the vineyards had some water at last as it hadn’t rained for a month! I didn’t know the town of Langres and the […]

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Surprise Newsletter from France!

Written by on July 10, 2015 in Newsletter
Surprise Newsletter from France!

Bonjour! Well, I know that I said it would be a fortnightly newsletter for a few weeks while I went travelling but I’ve not gone yet and I had so many great features to share with you… so, here’s this week’s newsletter! I hope it’s a happy surprise! You might know that I have a […]

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The Good Life France Magazine July and August is out!

Written by on July 3, 2015 in Newsletter
The Good Life France Magazine July and August is out!

Bonjour and bon weekend! The big news from me this week is that the latest issue of The Good Life France Magazine is out! I’ve absolutely loved putting this edition together and there are some brilliant feature, fun stories and beautiful photographs. I hope you enjoy the magazine and if you do, please share it – […]

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A delayed newsletter from France!

Written by on June 21, 2015 in Newsletter
A delayed newsletter from France!

Bonjour! I’m sending you this newsletter on 21 June, the day of the summer solstice and officially the first day of summer here in France. I’m a little bit late this week because I’ve been working on our latest magazine, the July/August edition of The Good Life France and Good is the operative word here, […]

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Newsletter from France

Written by on June 12, 2015 in Newsletter
Newsletter from France

Bonjour A huge BIG welcome to new subscribers and rebonjour to all friends who are not so new. Rebonjour is a real term. It means hello again or welcome back and it’s used when you’ve already seen someone and said bonjour and then you see them again in the same day, not really completely accurate […]

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Bon Weekend Newsletter from France!

Written by on June 5, 2015 in Newsletter
Bon Weekend Newsletter from France!

Bonjour from sunny France! The weather forecast for this weekend is HOT all over France, a mini heat wave, and everywhere people are enjoying this lovely early summer weather. Well it’s nearly summer, officially it starts in a few weeks’ time. A bit different from last week. Last Friday was the Fete des Voisins, neighbourhood […]

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Fete des Voisins and loads of fab features Newsletter from France

Written by on May 29, 2015 in Newsletter
Fete des Voisins and loads of fab features Newsletter from France

Bonjour to you all and a huge welcome to all our new subscribers, it’s great to meet you. The last couple of weeks have been crazy busy for me, I’ve been travelling around France, seen some amazing places, had a few adventures and I’m now busy writing up all my stories to share with you. […]

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Jelly head, cakes, French language and more newsletter from France

Written by on May 15, 2015 in Newsletter
Jelly head, cakes, French language and more newsletter from France

Bonjour, coucou, bienvenue! If you follow me on Facebook, you’ll know I’ve been a bit quiet this week. Unusual for me I know. I was in London where I was being interviewed for an appearance in the Financial Times. For those who don’t live in the UK, it’s a well-known newspaper with a big circulation. […]

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