Monthly Archives: December 2014

Boulangerie

Here’s the decor at the boulangerie. I think its charming, something different!  Merry Christmas everyone! Advertisements

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Holiday food in France

This is not my photo, but from the internet.  These are chicken farmers from Bresse, which is the ultimate place to be from, if you are an eating chicken.  Here is a list of what the main supermarkets are having … Continue reading

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French Santa?

This is the French version of Santa, the official one anyway. I am seeing cheerier ones around, but geez this guy looks like the Pope on his way to an inquisition get-together!  He’s even got a Klansman with him and … Continue reading

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Vide Grenier with a Brass Band

These brass bands are popular here, mostly older people who like to get together and play, sometimes quite badly, each playing a different piece apparently. They play oom-pah-pah sort of things, think New Orleans Norteno music. Their finale was When … Continue reading

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Four pages of Foie Gras

One of the big supermarkets has sent around their catalog of food for the holidays. Four pages of foie gras. A page of oysters with a chart of how each kind tastes. Also many kinds of chickens and other birds, … Continue reading

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At the Brocante

Snapped this photo one day recently at the brocante (collectible and antique outdoor market) in Beziers. He was not for sale, but was certainly sleeping on things that were. Adorable! I just love dogs!

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