Ahhhhhh …

If it’s Friday, it must be France … That might be a sigh from me that was heard well out into the stratosphere! Oui! C’est vendredi! It’s Friday AND it is France … we arrived in Nice yesterday and will be here until mid-October. It didn’t take us more than a moment to fall inContinue reading “Ahhhhhh …”

For your reading pleasure …

If it’s Friday, it must be France … If you are dreaming of spending time here … Or  here … Or here … Or here … There’s nothing like a good read to whet your appetite even more: SUGGESTED READING LIST FOR SOUTH OF FRANCE TRIP ~ Here are some of my favourites  The ManContinue reading “For your reading pleasure …”

Will you join us?

If it’s Friday, it must be France … I’ve got some very exciting news to share today for the travelers stopping by here! The final details have just been confirmed by the Women’s Travel Network for a wonderful “Promenade En Provence” in June 2014. You know how I love to take a trip but beingContinue reading “Will you join us?”


If it’s Friday, it must be France … How opportune that the Weekly Photo Challenge is LOVE  with a photo showing a bridge in Paris where romantic lovers affix locks. Don’t forget to scroll down to the bottom of that blog and see how ‘Love’ is interpreted by a host of very talented photographers. YouContinue reading “WHAT IS LOVE?”


If it’s Friday, it must be France … I love it when I can tie the travel photo theme into something I know about France. This week’s theme of “Glass” is a perfect opportunity for me to share one of my favourite villages with you. Biot is a picturesque medieval hilltop village that’s not tooContinue reading “TRAVEL THEME: GLASS”

Pack your bags and come to France!

If it’s Friday, it must be France … PLEASE NOTE:  This trip has been temporarily postponed as Uniglobe Instant Travel in London, ON, was taken over by another company on February 1st.  The good news is that another fabulous women’s travel group is working with us and we hope to have the trip rescheduled inContinue reading “Pack your bags and come to France!”

Pinch me!

If it’s Friday, it must be France … Ooops – I’m late again  – I know it’s Saturday, but we have company and I’m attempting to sneak this post in while still being a somewhat gracious hostess. Good thing we have understanding friends who realize writing and blogging are  consuming my life  somewhat distracting at times. WhatContinue reading “Pinch me!”


If it’s Friday, it must be France … I’m combining one of my favourite photo challenges with my Friday France post today because all of the “blue” photos I’m posting here were taken in France. The CBBH Photo Challenge originates on the East Of Malaga blog. Zip on over and see the fab photos MarianneContinue reading “CBBH PHOTO CHALLENGE: BLUE”

In search of the perfect chèvre …

If it’s Friday, it must be France … When we lived in Antibes for five months in 2011 …  *pause briefly here while I weep and wail quietly lament we are not there now* … pardon my sniffling … okay, I’ve pulled myself together … To continue … our favourite fromagier, Jacques, at the dailyContinue reading “In search of the perfect chèvre …”

CBBH Photo Challenge: Windows

If it’s Friday, it must be France … Okay, I know it’s Sunday, not Friday, … life is crazy but I am still managing to keep track of the days … honest! Out of respect I wanted to leave my post about Amanda Todd in place all last week. Thus and therefore, I’m a tadContinue reading “CBBH Photo Challenge: Windows”