Cor, it’s been an exciting week!
Paul and Mandy have been on a real musical high since the preview of ‘Invitation’ and Paul’s been working hard in the studio on their next tune.
Creativity in the studio has spilled out into the garden too and Paul upcycled some wood into this super cool garden swing bed……
Continue reading Kitties galore
Driving the kids to school last week, radio blaring, I became aware of a bit of a polemic brewing . The subject ? The slaughter of an innocent wild boar for televisual purposes. Now one could easily imagine I’d be on the boars side, but sorry porky, not this time. Maybe I should elaborate on the circumstances that provoked the horror of NRJ’s morning presenters and their guests…
Continue reading Making Meat a Treat…
At 23 we’ve had our first guest come to stay this week. Jacqui an old nursing friend from Brighton braved it and we think she had a good time. The sun shone and we filled the days sight seeing – visiting La Ferte Mace, Mayenne, Saint Suzanne and Lassay les Chateaux.
Continue reading Holidays
Well yeah, in another life – or that’s what it’s felt like pretty much since I moved to France sixteen years ago .
I did have a major creative itch about ten years past, got hold of some music software, taught myself how to use it and wrote a bunch of new songs. Continue reading Didn’t you used to be in a band ?
So, this week Toby has had his tonsils out and I can confirm that my favourite of all the ice-creams and lollies that I have sampled this week is Hyper U’s coconut ice-cream! It would have been unsupportive not to join in surely?
At Thibois we planted out the cabbages and brussel sprouts. Turns out both Mandy and I are serious fans of those little farty things – winter does have some advantages I guess.
Continue reading Garden observations….