I loved the Autumn colours of this vine.
The weather today has been foul so I stopped indoors and started to sort out my photographs, they are in a mess I have deleted loads but more will have to go, I don’t need 7000+ Todays good news is FC united have qualified for the 1st round of the FA cup, they beat BarrowContinue reading “Basque drummers”
We have been to the Fête du Piment à Espelette today with John and Patsy, a great day out on another warm and sunny day. I last went about four years ago and the fete has certainly grown in size and turned into a food lovers delight, the only downside to the wonderful food onContinue reading “Fête du Piment à Espelette”
Another wonderful autumn warm sunny day, been digging and weeding the veg patch after clearing the last of the plants, there is something very satisfying about digging and clearing weeds ending up with clean black soil ready for re-planting. Todays image is of a field in lafitole, they have just harvested the Maize, the cropContinue reading “digging is good for the soul”
Full moon tonight so I tried to photograph it, not too bad an attempt but will have another go sometime.
John and I thought over several pints of Murphys tonight that it would benefit the patron of the bar, as we were the only customers all evening to just give us the keys and let us serve ourselves. A cold wet day today so a good excuse to laze around and follow the depressing USContinue reading “Employment opportunity”
If the poor bees didn’t have enough to worry about along comes the Asian hornet, the title of todays blog is a quote from the Daily telegraph online in August 2009, the Asian hornet is supposed to have arrived in a consignment of imported pots from Asia into southern France in 2007, it is aContinue reading ““Asian hornets terrorise French””
French lesson today but started this morning by feeling ill and not wanting to get up, I was not “en forme” and could hardly remember my name never mind when to use the imparfait or the passe compose, but half term next week so no lessons until November. Colder today with clear skies but whenContinue reading “wood pile”
Marciac tonight, met JB for a pint of Murphys the rugby team was in so it was very noisy.
It has been a chilly autumn day today, whilst shopping in Tarbes I did get a new battery for the car and tickets for Roberto Fonseca which was a bonus as I thought they would be all gone.