When you are so happy to be back in a town that you love that you dance down its streets!
The year is off to a great start with a grueling hike up Washington’s most-frequented trail, and a graceful fall back down.
Halloween 2012 came and went with little celebration. In fact, Phillip and I spent the day in perhaps the place the least likely to celebrate Halloween, Lourdes – a haven for Catholic pilgrims looking for a miracle from sweet Saint Bernadette Soubirous. And this year, a more strenuous work schedule than last year threatened to cut […]
Sure, Paris is glamorous and old and great and renowned and a bit snobby and dearly beloved – but Périgueux is pretty wonderful, too!
Was it really a year ago that I was boarding a plane to France, jumping out of an airplane, signing a lease to a 15th century apartment, and starting my post as an English language assistant with TAPIF? And to think that I almost let the date pass by without even a thought. Then I […]
A peek into my Périgueux home – fifteenth century built, maid’s chamber-sized, in the centre-ville, and very, very loved.
In which I disclose my location after yet another long absence from the blogging world.
Skipping ahead (though I’m still trudging far behind) to January, when the Périgord got its first bit of snow. But that didn’t stop the market from running as usual…more or less.