All posts tagged: new zealand

🌹 Kia Kaha Christchurch, New Zealand 🌹

I wanted to say just a few words about the horrendous terrorist act in Christchurch a week ago in New Zealand. It pains me to even write this actually as New Zealanders or Kiwis believe they live in a beautiful paradise, far removed from terrorism […]

New Years Eve : Music Is Always The Key

I trust dear readers that you had a fabulous New Years Eve celebration – whether subdued or exuberant. I had two of my favourite foodstuffs on hand for the occasion, that I have to admit has become slightly more  subdued  over time.  I love oysters and […]

What’s Wrong With French Coffee?

A quick post on something that I fear France does not excel in. It’s simple. It presumably shouldn’t be difficult …… Drum Roll It’s making a good COFFEE. For some reason the coffee that they serve here is really sub standard (admittedly this criticism does […]

Salut from France

So finally I’ve succumbed to the lure of the blogsphere.  I plan to write about: Life in France from a New Zealander’s point of view living in Sainte Maxime – a stone’s throw away from the like it or loathe it St Tropez.  To be honest living […]