Day 324 – sunday morning market

Sunday 20th November 2011. It’s Sunday morning, and a special treat, I get to go to the Market with Eliot, his Dad Pieter, and my camera ….. with a perfect finish, a meet up with Helen for a glass of champagne and some smoked salmon, while Pieter cycled my shopping home!  That’s what Sunday’s are … Continue reading

Day 193 – Invasion of the Ladybirds!

Yes really, Concarneau is suffering from an invasion of Ladybirds.  Supposedly these are the naughty North American kind, that invaded a few years back and are wiping out our cuddly cosy local variety.  How can you tell the difference?  The N. American version are orange and our original ladybirds are red -> easy! They are … Continue reading

When the fridge is full of cooked turkey and vegetables…….

And you can’t get another thing in it………’s time to find yummy ways to use up those leftovers. With a ‘green’ son (you can’t possibly waste anything, when I could eat it) and my fussy mum (we resolved the argument about how long you could keep cooked turkey via the internet), it was time to … Continue reading