Category Archives: out and about

Act N°12 (2017): Chocolate Tuesday!

It’s Chocolate Tuesday! Ever popular with 40 Activists it is the regular Chocolate distribution day… The year before last I found this tricky…I didn’t feel comfortable handing out chocolate to random strangers. I still don’t – although I did so … Continue reading

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OnlyLyon

“Only Lyon” is the logo of the city of Lyon…it’s quite clever, but I know some people don’t like it because it’s not French. Which is true. And Lyon is a French city, in all its chicness, history and beauty; … Continue reading

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It’s difficult to say…

…but while we are not giving up totally on George – we would, of course!, be delighted if he strolled back into our lives – we are agreeing that it is likely we have lost him. We still go onto … Continue reading

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David Gilmour in Nimes…and other doings

Okay, so this is where my attempt to split my blogs more cleanly falls apart!! View from the Teapot = “life in France” Fat Dormouse Getting Thinner (or not!) = “food related” But our few days away falls into both … Continue reading

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This day (or thereabouts!) through the years

Sometime round June 2009 – but there isn’t aproper date there. Mr FD peeping coyly round the chair! 17.06.2010 – poppies photographed on one of my walks. I used to try to get into the hills around Clermont when I … Continue reading

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Killer Katerpillars!

Isn’t it odd which posts get attention? Quite a lot of people have viewed the post about crisp flavours, & opinion is divided over the goat cheese crisps…Maybe I should try them instead of knocking them! Otherwise life is pootling … Continue reading

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Secret messages…and an intriguing mystery

FIRST SECRET MESSAGES… There has been something in the Guardian recently about the hidden/filtered messages on FaceBook. I followed the instructions given in the article and found a lovely message from the 40 Acts team from 2014 – my first … Continue reading

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