So as things keep happening – mainly nice things – we spend a week or so house-, pet- and chicken-sitting for friends with an organic smallholding and brand new gîte, near Bordeaux. Continue reading “The Good Life – a working holiday in the Bordeaux vines… kind of.”
We’re already four weeks into our 8-week French summer working holiday, combining more property tidying and regular workaday-working. We have scorching dry weather, and a storm or two with even hotter weather on the way! Our lawn is brown and crunchy and our lettuce is wilting…
We pluck up the courage and strength (somehow!) to shift the concrete trough to open up our well.
Storms, heat, football and gentle exploring Continue reading A big storm, le football and some pootling about
We left the Corrèze hills in driving snow three long months ago, and return in temperatures of 30+ degrees! Continue reading “Summer, and finally we’re back”
We visit nice places and take some photos to share with you all. You’re welcome. Continue reading Out and about in Corrèze
That basically sums up this trip! Honestly, could it rain any more? Can rain just continue for ever? Still, we did manage to achieve some things despite the grey, damp days…