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Our nearby town has an annual night farmers’ market. The local farmers set up their wares in the square and the idea is you choose some meat from one (which the farmer barbecues), some wine from another or what ever you want, then you buy some bread or chips to go with it and sit at long trestle tables to eat it. 466 more words

Parkinson's Disease

A Sweet Present

I got a present from my bee keeper friend Michel today.  He knows I like honeycomb so he gave me some “miel en brèche” as it is known in French. 224 more words


La Rentree - Back to School

Summer is sadly coming to an end. There’s an autumnal chill in the air and the shops are full of school supplies for la rentree, back to school. 83 more words

Quoi De Neuf

Lac Bajamont

We took a break for a few days last week to stay outside Agen and visit the area nearby, between the rivers Garonne and Lot.  Lac Bajamont, is not well known but was nearby so we decided to take a look.   776 more words


Nous rencontrons les voisins

It has been almost 2 weeks since I have checked in with you, my friends and the Internet at large.

The cat is adjusting about as well as can be expected, hiding under the largest available piece of furniture whenever someone makes a sound, and napping on the bed the rest of the time. 768 more words