I've spent years being the devoted Pony Mum, driving daughters and equines all over Ireland and being a helper and organiser at horsey events of all types. Now the daughters are grown up, but instead of suffering from Empty Nest Syndrome, I've embarked on a new adventure in Provence with my horses, dogs and Long Suffering Husband. Join me as I creak and groan my way across two countries, into my sixth decade and beyond!
About me: I've just escaped from the dreary Irish weather to a little village in Provence with my horses, dogs & long suffering husband. The plan is to try La Vie Française for a year and see where we go from there. Check in and see how we're getting on from time to time!
We Have Moved... Yes, you all know we have moved from Cork to Provençe, but now I've made the move from Blogger to Wordpress, too. I hope that Wordpress will allow me to better express the diversity of the blog - after all, I'm now regularly discussing dogs, horses, French food, Provençal tourist attractions and th... Fri, 15 Mar 2013 22:22:00
Spring? Please? The rain has stopped, the snow is gone and the weather has warmed up! There are little flowers appearing everywhere. At the horse farm, there are wild crocuses all over the place. I didn't expect to see them, but there they are, springing up through the dead oak leaves, looking ever so pretty! B... Tue, 12 Mar 2013 20:20:00
Mother's Day It's Mother's Day on this side of the Atlantic. What a nice day I've had! It started with a Skype Breakfast in Bed with my daughters... they had set their Dad up to bring me breakfast in bed along with the iPad so they could Skype me - how sweet is that? After a lovely chat & lie-in, with hyp... Sun, 10 Mar 2013 18:51:00
Sunday Stills - Potluck I've been missing from Sunday Stills for the past couple of weeks - life got ahead of me! This week, the theme is Potluck - whatever we want, so when we took a walk to see the floodwaters of the Calavon river, I took a few shots which I will share here.First of all, here's one I took for "The Number... Sat, 09 Mar 2013 23:12:00