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Sunshine After the Storm

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I am back after one week, as promised, but because there are so many things going on in my head I don’t know where to start, or because there is only one thing that is important enough to say today,

Posted in Family, La Femme (The Lady), The Lady, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

Fall This Year


I have three things to say, and then tomorrow we leave for a weekend in Normandy. 1. Fall this year has not been as much fun as usual. I normally love fall. I love the smells, the leaves turning colors,

Posted in Family, La Femme (The Lady), The Lady, Tout le Reste (Everything else)



When we returned from the States, my garden was one big weedy mess. This was right about the time I had a bunch of writing deadlines, was trying to recover from jet lag (and help my children recover from jet

Posted in Family, La Femme (The Lady), The Lady, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

When a Blogger Comes to Paris


When a blogging friend comes to Paris – whom you’ve known for over two years online (and with whom you’ve already had two aborted attempts to meet up in the past, except that you couldn’t manage to extricate yourself from the

Posted in France, La Femme (The Lady), Le Tourisme (The Hot Spots), Les Français (The Frenchies), Tourism, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

I’m Going to BlogHer in Chicago

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I don’t think I’ve ever sat down to write a post in so tired a state – so completely devoid of words. And yet here I am feeling like I should say something. Anything! Ever felt like that? There. I

Posted in Family, France, French Words, La Famille (The Family), La Femme (The Lady), The Lady, Vocabulary

Musings About Boring Technical Stuff

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin I broke all the rules, I know. I used the words “musings” and “boring” in the title, no less. And I put the word “technical!” I’m going down in infamy. But there’s no real reason

Posted in Family, La Femme (The Lady), The Lady, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

Alphabet Meme

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Okay, I clearly have a lot of time on my hands this week because here is another post, hot off the presses, for the Old School Blogging, brought to you by Elaine and Jennifer.   The Alphabet Meme A. Attached

Posted in La Femme (The Lady), Link-Ups, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

When You Fall


Thursday night I had a stupendous fall. Our room is already cramped, but that day (in the usual run of things), it was also messy. Bedtime was approaching, and I was just trying to clear my way through the piles of

Posted in Faith, God's Love, La Femme (The Lady), Tout le Reste (Everything else)

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