French reasons to be cheerful

Here are my French reasons to be cheerful. I am sitting here whilst the children play and my beloved snores! We have had a gentle week as the car was poorly and could not be fixed until Friday. It is now better which is good if expensive news. So I guess that is my first … [Read more…]

It is time to get organised in France

It is time to get organised as it seems pretty clear that we will be staying in France. I guess although I have continued working, I have been busy enjoying things rather than getting on with the more practical aspects. With the new house sorted, there are things to sort so we get officially resident … [Read more…]

New house in France

We have news about the new house in France. All the legal stuff is sorted and we will be moving in September. I am over the moon! The house is ridiculously idyllic set away from the road with huge grounds and a forest! It has lots of bedrooms and 2 staircases including a spiral one. … [Read more…]

Bowling postponed

We have been promising ourselves we will go bowling in the big town ever since we arrived in France but it has not happened yet. Saturday was the day we decided it would definitely go ahead and set off positively. I had a little concern as my son had not slept well and was clearly … [Read more…]