Palm Trees and Impenetrable Walls: Saint-Malo It seems like we only really drop our preoccupation with the tower when we have visitors. Having Valerie stay with us has been a real catalyst for us to go sightseeing. Happy days! Yesterday, we awoke to beautiful October weather. Clear blue skies, warm but fresh temperatures, occasional gentle… Continue reading A Sunny Day in Saint-Malo
The French really love their sports! The Breton town of Fougères regularly hosts many bicycle and running races - including the Tour de France.
A Central Square in Bloom: Bazouges-la-Pérouse “We’re retired, right?” I keep reminding myself of this as I’m toiling away in and around our staircase. My attempt to build a paneled wall with cabinets alongside the lower flight of stairs has been, so far, a long slog. And it continues. My pre-retirement vision of being retired… Continue reading A Quiet Town in France: Bazouges-la-Pérouse