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BANG!

For those of you unwilling to trawl through my archives, I have just posted the following historical ( and hysterical) piece on the Period Living magazine website. 44 more words

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Now you see him , now you don't

Although we are some way off “completion” at the French village house (which I think may be an abstract concept anyway) I cannot resist looking at lighting for the near finished terrace room and salon. 281 more words

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Episode 115- The end of an era

My old Kia Sportage ( 18 years old so virtually vintage) was used as a workhorse in the early days of our French renovation project. 385 more words

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Episode 114 - It's all in the detail, SSSWC- skip, strip, sand, wax, curse a bit ....

SSSWC, SSSWC, that’s my new exercise programme.

Is it effective? on me and on the French house?…yes

Again these are phone photos, so not great but I want to show you the fruits of some of our labours. 99 more words

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Dream French escape of the day; hand-picked for you

So, halfway between Argeles- sur-Mer and Campagne- sur-Aude we often stop at Maury.

This is a beautiful and very French village in the heart of the Roussillon  wine growing region . 292 more words

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A blast from the past- demolition diary entry DIY gets Dan-Ger-Ous

You may find my latest (toned down) post on the Period Living site- link below-amusing.

I am running a few years behind on this, unlike Blog-sur-Aude which is now contemporaneous. 32 more words

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Episode 113- recognisable renovation progress

First of all, apologies for quality of these shots and the last two posts from France. My phone camera is not focusing properly (they looked fine on my tiny screen) 64 more words

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