Last Sunday I was helping my grandson and his girl friend on their stall at a vide grenier / brocante fayre. I haven't been to one of these for a long time I always come back with something I don't really need. But since living in France I can't resist ol...
I'm relaxing a bit at the moment, as I've over done it, as usual with me I go all out then suffer with aching limbs. i didn't get to make the cheesecake as the meal was called off for another time as my daughter wasn't feeling too well. I'll let you know when i make it. Enjoy the sunshine.
A little taste of country life. The wild flowers are blooming everywhere, even though there's not much sun for June I love it now the commune isn't allowed to spray weed killer along the edge of the lanes. Even the lizards are hiding and only come out wh...
This time of the year is always busy for us. Garden to keep tidy for our guests Especially this adorable 'Labradoodle' from Holland. He was the star staying in La Petite Maison I found out he even takes his own selfies. Summer time is a must for ma...
Due to the unseasonal weather conditions this year, I'm so far behind preparing hanging baskets than previous years. Although the nights are still cold, I need to get the baskets prepared. With not much enthusiasm we went to a small family owned garden cent...
Is this a major kitchen make over, or just a spring cleaning and painting job.
We have just spent the last 2 days cleaning the covered terrace, our summer haven for eating, After the last 2 years of me not being fully able to move furniture, it's only had what I call ' a lick and a promise ' We've bought a new extending table so the old one is now ready to be sawn up, which meant all the outside furniture needed to be properly washed and in some cases scrubbed, All we need now is for it to warm up again, so that we can eat outside.
Good luck with the kitchen painting. Look forward to seeing your post again soon.
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Arranging a few things before Christmas decorating.
Looking at lots of the blogs I follow, I see many of you are already decorating your homes for Christmas. I feel it's still a little too soo
Mary Berry Chicken Malay Rice recipe on Mary Berry's Absolute Favourites
Mary Berry served up a tasty chicken Malay rice dish (Malaysian fried rice) that is her husband's favourite on Mary Berry's Absolute Favouri