All posts tagged: life in france

July Favourites : Summer Is Here

Summer is racing by and I’m dying to enjoy every moment before it passes through and is gone in a puff of smoke. The town I live in is now absolutely heaving with people and even though I love the added energy the traffic is […]

Happy First Day Of Summer

Hello readers. I’m rather excited that summer has finally hit. So just a very quick mention of that and to say that the rare pairing of the summer solstice with the full moon last night was rather something. There won’t be another combination like this until […]

Life In France : Perfume Advertising About Town

In my teeny town perfume advertising is a mainstay. Yesterday on the walk to school I noticed the now classic Terre d’Hermes on display in one of the newly widened streets – desert, horse and bare chested man. Charlize Theron is glammed up in sparkly gold for the […]

Daytripper : Marseille : Better Than Expected

Marseille still has a bit of a bad reputation and I never hear anyone saying they’re visiting the city as their main destination for a holiday. Note I’m using the French spelling of the city, as there’s an ‘s’ added to the end of the […]

Merry Christmas : Joyeux Noël

Christmas greetings to readers all over the world who celebrate the occasion. Enjoy the time with family and friends. And if they’re not around – Skype is a saviour. Eat : Drink : Talk : Listen : Hug : Love : Play Music : Dance : Wear Your […]