When you think of flowers in Provence your mind tends to think about fields ablaze with poppies or the purple […]
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life, renovations and just getting under the skin of Provence
After 3 years we have a bedroom with a door!
The last time I posted about the renovation works at our little place, the house was in uproar and we […]
Marseille to Apt…. just not quite as planned!
Over the last 3 years we’ve had a few interesting and at times chaotic trips between Devon and Provence, including […]
L’Art de la Rencontre – 3 years on…
Yesterday Andy and I sat in the Artisan Bakery on The Quay in Exeter, raising a cup of coffee to […]
The building work starts and the water stops….
By the start of November our little place was in a state of chaos in readiness for the work to […]
Time for the transformation to begin
Firstly I have to start with an apology – the last few months have been rather chaotic with one thing […]
Let the renovation begin….
It’s well over 2 years now since we finally picked up the keys and opened the door to our little […]
Brexit – 2 years on
It’s a fact of life isn’t it that you recall where you were when you first heard about a major […]
Poppies & Cherries – Provence has turned red.
Having arrived back in Provence a few of days ago I’ve been really surprised at how much things have changed […]
Another year flies by in Provence
This time last year I was writing about our first year in Provence, borrowing the title from Peter Mayle, who […]