Lockdown France – This is not a Drill!

The rumours had been flying.  President Macron was to make a speech to the nation on Thursday 12th March, 8pm.  Earlier that day we’d been talking to our second eldest son, who lives in Montpellier 3 ½ hours from our home in the countryside SW of Toulouse.  It was his 26th Birthday and he was … Continue reading Lockdown France – This is not a Drill!

Book Release – What have we got Toulouse? A family moving to France

I am so excited.  My new book about moving to France as a family, “What have we got Toulouse?” Is now available.  I can’t believe I’ve finally got there!  Why write a book about living in France? I started writing back in 2011, seven years after moving to France and it’s been through many versions … Continue reading Book Release – What have we got Toulouse? A family moving to France

International Women’s Day

Did you know, today is International Women's Day? Today is particularly significant for me and another twenty women in the writing group "Women's Voices", because this is the day we are launching our very first Anthology "I've got something to say!". You can read all about it in my post "Book Launch - International Women's … Continue reading International Women’s Day