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…and after Summer School, catching up with Old Friends.

So, Summer School ended. On the Friday night, most of the teachers who were left headed down to the pub. I went too, but didn’t stay for too long – being a bit of a boring old fart! – and … Continue reading

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Summer School Fun

And yes, it was mostly fun!! The kids were great, although there was one rather spoiled little girl from Spain. She threw a wobbly everytime we asked her to do something she didn’t want to do, or told her she … Continue reading

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Hello! I’m back!!

Hello Dear Readers, I’m home again, after 4 day’s travelling to the UK, 4 week’s work and a week visiting friends. Almost 6 weeks away from home. I have forgotten what little French I knew!! I had signed up to … Continue reading

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Pictures Round the House N°3 – Alton Abbey

Hello dear readers. Back in February I started a little series “Pictures Round the House” showing you pictures in our house that are special, and telling you why they have a special place in my heart. Well,after a hiatus, here’s … Continue reading

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It was twenty years ago today…

…that Sgt Pepper, apparently, taught the band to play… and it was  40 years ago today (well, a few days ago really!) that I made my “Yes” to God. I’d been getting there for quite a while, through the guidance … Continue reading

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Sunshine and shadows

On Thursday it was a bank holiday here in France, because it was Ascension Day – it seems strange to me that in a country so determined to keep religion and laicity so firmly separated in the state, most bank … Continue reading

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Away with the Cyclos Day 4

No, don’t worry, you haven’t lost a day, and I’m not getting that forgetful! I decided to post Day 3 over at Fat Dormouse. You can read about our day visiting villages (and see me as a Young Thing) over … Continue reading

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