Newsletter from France

French hairdressers and pigstys – your weekly dose of France

Written by on May 23, 2020 in Newsletter from France
French hairdressers and pigstys – your weekly dose of France

Bonjour, I truly hope you and yours are well. Here in France, each day it feels a little bit more normal. A new normal for sure, but more like the old normal. While I was walking the dogs one morning this week I saw “Young Man” going to work in his van for the first […]

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Your daily dose of France fun & fab newsletter!

Written by on May 17, 2020 in Newsletter from France
Your daily dose of France fun & fab newsletter!

Bonjour, I truly hope you and yours are well. I didn’t think my animal life could get much odder until I opened the front door to find a blackbird eating out of the cat food bowl I leave for strays on the doorstep and two very fat hedgehogs rolling about in the cat food bowl […]

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Wishing you well from my family and other animals in France

Written by on May 9, 2020 in Newsletter from France
Wishing you well from my family and other animals in France

Bonjour, I truly hope you and yours are well. Here, we are preparing for the easing of lock-down rules next week in France. Not that there is much preparation to do as it will be a slow and steady lift and continued restrictions on travel, restaurants etc. But it does mean that I can walk […]

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The weekly fun newsletter from France

Written by on May 2, 2020 in Newsletter from France
The weekly fun newsletter from France

Bonjour I hope you are well. Here in France, being stuck at home is starting to lose its appeal, the rain which has arrived after a month of sun isn’t helping. Claudette, my 90 year old neighbour does not find it at all difficult to stay home. She tells me that in all of her […]

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The Good Life France weekly newsletter

Written by on April 25, 2020 in Newsletter from France
The Good Life France weekly newsletter

Bonjour from France I truly hope that you and yours are well. My first news this week is that the new The Good Life France Magazine is out! You can find it here and it is totally FREE to read online, download and subscribe to and that won’t change. There’s no catch, I won’t put […]

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Wishing you well from confinement in France…

Written by on April 19, 2020 in Newsletter from France
Wishing you well from confinement in France…

Bonjour from France I truly hope that you and yours are well. Here I think it’s fair to say, people are weary of being confined but from what I see on the news, it is starting to feel like our actions are having the desired results. Staying positive as much as possible, I’ve introduced my […]

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Happy Easter from lock-down France

Written by on April 11, 2020 in Newsletter from France
Happy Easter from lock-down France

Bonjour from France I truly hope that you and yours are well. Here in France as we are entering week 5 of lock-down, I’m continuing to try to focus on the positive. The newspapers are reporting all the bad stuff and I am leaving it to them. Here, as I write to you, I’m looking […]

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Newsletter from lock-down France

Written by on April 4, 2020 in Newsletter from France
Newsletter from lock-down France

Well mes amies and amis, we’re heading for week 4 of lock-down here in France and in my tiny village I’ve hardly seen another human being – if you don’t count my husband Mark! I take the dogs for a walk each morning in our silent but sunny (this week) village and on Tuesday I […]

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Wishing you very well from France…

Written by on March 29, 2020 in Newsletter from France
Wishing you very well from France…

Bonjour I truly hope you and yours are well. First a huge welcome to new followers, and a massive, massive thank you to everyone who wrote to me last week encouraging me to carry on writing my weekly whimsies despite the troubled times we all find ourselves in. Honestly I was quite overwhelmed, you are […]

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Wishing you well from France…

Written by on March 22, 2020 in Newsletter from France
Wishing you well from France…

Bonjour I truly hope you and yours are well. What a difference a week makes. Since I last wrote to you, France has gone on full lockdown in a bid to halt the progress of the virus which is now impacting all of our lives on a global basis. The hope in France is that […]

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