Golden Morning Sunlight

Golden Morning Sunlight

This beautiful golden light is every reason to get out of bed early in the morning at this time of year.  Whilst the air is still fresh (and sunrise is not TOO early) views such as this are within a few seconds or minutes walk of my front-door.   If you like my...
Has Spring Sprung already?

Has Spring Sprung already?

Balmy Day Yesterday was a balmy day!  The cold winds had lost their icy chill, the sun was out and the sky blue.  We spent the day tidying up the garden, chopping wood and enjoying the feeling of an early spring. As evening approached, the dipping sun paid homage to...
A walk on the wild side

A walk on the wild side

A Randonnée Yesterday was Rando day (a French abbreviation for randonnée which means hiking) where members of the village go off for a day or half day’s hike in the local country side.A very sociable time and great for my French. Misty Views The views around...
The Language of Fragrance

The Language of Fragrance

How do you describe a smell or fragrance?  Is there an established language, like wine tasters have to describe the best and latest vintages?  Is this a cheeky fruity little number, or a chocolaty fragrance?  … Why might I want to? I was out walking the dogs...