Yes, we're off to France for a while, hopping a plane to DFW and meeting our friends for the trip across the pond. Without my usual ton of baggage because I was more reasonable this time. Of course, we will be vigilant, as friends exhort us. But really, there's not much we can do to head off an . . .
We'd been talking with friends for months about a three-week trip to France and on the day we were finalizing our plans, terrorists attacked Paris. That day they murdered people who were simply doing some of the very things we planned to do: sit in cafes, maybe attend a concert, stroll down a . . .
It was a crisp, sunny blue-sky day in northern California. We’d spent the entire morning planning a three-week trip to France with friends for 2017. Emails flew back and forth between us, our friends who would be with us and our travel agent: When should we go? When would the spring flowers at . . .
Altered Gypsy My sister-in-love had last minute opportunity to go to Paris for a week and have a completely free place to stay. She called to ask "What do you think? Should I do it?" "Is this a real question?" I responded (The lucky girl is in Paris at this very minute.)Is there any . . .
I fell in love with this beautiful little address book from France,old, but still waiting to be filled.While I enjoy the convenience of having addresses in an online database, there's something calming, civilized and more personal about having an antique address book full of most-frequently-used . . .
I just love this story. According to news reports, 76-year old former French president, Jacques Chirac, was hospitalized after he was mauled by his 'clinically depressed', little, white Maltipoo, Sumo. No kidding.Shhh! Don’t tell Riley. . . .