…and mahousive pumpkins!
Allow me to share a photo of what are probably the biggest pumpkins you’ve ever seen! But I will try not to ‘squash’ your enthusiasm for this earthy Autumnal missive!
Continue reading “Woodsmoke, champignons and apricot skies”
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…
Magic! Making wine appear…then disappear!
Continue reading “Friends, fromage and a French funeral”
We pluck up the courage and strength (somehow!) to shift the concrete trough to open up our well.
Well done, monsieur!
Continue reading “Well, well, well…”
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