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Ducks, cats, fires and more newsletter from France

Written by on March 27, 2015 in Newsletter
Ducks, cats, fires and more newsletter from France

Bonjour! This week I’ve had to separate frisky ducks, tolerate sulky cats and put out a fire… life is never dull here in rural France that’s for sure. The week started well, I visited my lovey neighbour M-T. She is in her 80′s and sprightly as the spring chickens she keeps in her garden. “How […]

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Macarons, Le Madison, Provence & French People Don’t Hug newsletter!

Written by on March 20, 2015 in Newsletter
Macarons, Le Madison, Provence & French People Don’t Hug newsletter!

Bonjour to you all! Yesterday (20th March that is if you’re reading this later in time!) was the first day of Spring in France and in the north it was a bit overcast and a bit damp. We’ve had glorious weather all week so it was a shame that on the morning when we were […]

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The whoops I’ve done it again newsletter from France

Written by on March 14, 2015 in Newsletter
The whoops I’ve done it again newsletter from France

Coucou everyone (that’s French for hi or hello!)… Unusually this is the second time you’ve heard from me in one week, it’s because I made a mistake in the last newsletter. I told you all about the latest edition of The Good Life France magazine, I told you how excited I was to be sharing […]

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The Good Life France magazine newsletter from France

Written by on March 12, 2015 in Newsletter
The Good Life France magazine newsletter from France

Bonjour to you all! I’m sending you this week’s newsletter with a gift from me – the latest issue of The Good Life France magazine! Its very interactive with lots of links to articles and recipes not in the magazine, great photo galleries so you can see more pictures (click on the + button at the […]

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Back in France newsletter March 2015!

Written by on March 6, 2015 in Newsletter
Back in France newsletter March 2015!

Bonjour to you all! What a busy week it’s been for me, 4 days in London meeting with PR people and travel operators and French tourist office reps who all meet once a year in the UK. It’s a chance to share news of what’s coming up in France, holidays, tours, events, promotions, hotels and […]

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French People Don’t Queue Newsletter from France!

Written by on February 27, 2015 in Newsletter
French People Don’t Queue Newsletter from France!

Bonjour and a very bon weekend to you all This week I thought I would tell you about my neighbour Jean-Claude because tonight (if you’re reading this on Saturday) I shall be meeting him and his family at a local beer festival and I’m a bit nervous at the thought. The beer festival will be […]

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Ten French language courses to win Newsletter from France

Written by on February 23, 2015 in Newsletter
Ten French language courses to win Newsletter from France

Bonjour mes amies and amis! You don’t usually hear from me except at the weekends but I’m sending you this special newsletter because I thought it would be a great start to the week to do a fab giveaway! The Good Life France has partnered with Comme Une Francaise to give away ten French language […]

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Picasso, Ducks, Lemons and More Newsletter from France

Written by on February 20, 2015 in Newsletter
Picasso, Ducks, Lemons and More Newsletter from France

First of all – a great big Bonjour and welcome to all our new subscribers and re-bonjour to all our older friends! Talking of new and old, this week my duck Belle has been very edgy. Several weeks ago she moved into an empty coop that I stored on the terrace outside my back door […]

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Friday the 13th Newsletter from France

Written by on February 13, 2015 in Newsletter
Friday the 13th Newsletter from France

Bonjour! Yesterday was Friday 13th and in France, like many other countries, that date is viewed with superstition. Walking the dogs in the morning, I passed Pierre the farmer in his tractor, as usual he waved and swayed, rotating the steering wheel towards me as his head turned.  As usual the tractor veered dangerously close […]

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Flop Chef to Top Chef, Record Breaking Newsletter from France

Written by on February 6, 2015 in Newsletter
Flop Chef to Top  Chef, Record Breaking Newsletter from France

Bonjour! I can’t believe how quickly the weekend has come around again and how cold it has become here in the north of France. It isn’t just the north though, it snowed in Provence this week, a quite rare occurrence as it doesn’t snow there every year and when it does it’s usually for just a […]

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