Monthly Archives: December 2015

Lost in Translation

I think my brain cells have gone on strike.  I just got back from the bank after doing business entirely in French. I had received a notice from my French bank that required me to fill out a form and … Continue reading

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It’s a Small World –or– Thank God for ALL Favors

I met Colin last October.  He is restoring his two houses a few doors down from the rental house. He had found some of my Uzerche pins and started following me on Pinterest before my move here earlier this year.  … Continue reading

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The Too Much To Do List

Making a list and checking it twice … No I’m not playing Santa.  I’m getting ready to move into my house by the end of the year! Originally I thought the Acte Authentique (transfer deed) would be signed on December … Continue reading

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Plan B Continues

The house had been measured, the initial room layouts drawn, discrepancies noted, measurements verified, and layouts adjusted…  In other words I’ve been obsessing. Vickie & Carol had helped me with the measurements during their visit.  I had just signed the … Continue reading

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The World Gone Mad

Three weeks ago the world was shocked by the terrorist attacks in Paris. A few days ago most of us heard of another attack in San Bernardino, California.  The perpetrators lived nearby in Redlands. My current home is in France … Continue reading

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