There is something about arriving in the Vaucluse that just makes the stress slip from our shoulders and today’s arrival […]
Archive for ‘our life in provence’
life, renovations and just getting under the skin of Provence
A First French Christmas
This time last year Andy and I were in Provence house-hunting & if I’m honest we never really imagined that […]
Provence in Autumn is just lovely!
The first snow fell in the Vaucluse yesterday and Mont Ventoux started its shift from being a summer cycling venue […]
Pusscat’s French Adventure
Some people must think we’re mad, but having bought the house in France, we had to decide what to do […]
Bring on Winter – the woodburner has been fitted!
The last 2 days have gone by in a blur of builders, rubble & dust, but it’s been worth it. […]
Out with the old & in with the new – cheerio ‘Growler’!
When we bought our little house it came with a pellet burner in the living room, which was the owner’s […]
A morning cycling & an afternoon upcycling
Cycling around this area is a delight & even when it’s overcast (like today) it is a perfect way to […]
Andy meets a dog with a well rehearsed party trick!
So often we find ourselves chuckling about the odd things involving animals that we’ve seen over the years whilst in […]
4 months of living the dream
Where has the summer gone? Since the 25th April (apart from 22 days back in the UK) I have been […]
Saving money & having fun furnishing our house
It’s hard to believe that we’ve had our little place in France for almost 2 months and slowly but surely […]