Our French Story #5: The Year New Year’s Eve Came Early
A New Year’s Eve Party is always on New Year’s Eve isn’t it? Are you sure? Read on…
Now you have to understand it was the very first time we stayed at our house in Brittany, and actually, in France at all. After three weeks of busy renovating, furniture assembling and gardening we were exhausted. We’d been to French department stores, French hardware stores, French supermarkets and had learned to accept that things were very different in France and while everything was possible, it all just took much longer.
After these three weeks our home was more or less ready to receive its first guests; there were beds with bed linen to sleep in, crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils to prepare meals with,Continue ReadingFollow Us