Monthly Archives: August 2015


Shame I am not drinking at the moment (one of my crazy ideas every so often). Trying to loose some weight actually. Anyway, it sounds delicious with lime & lemon grass. Must be tried I think.

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Successful weekend

Last week end was indeed very pleasant and full of activities all this accompanied by a superb weather. It all started on Friday evening when I had the pleasure of mixing a few drinks at the local tennis club. A … Continue reading

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Future home town

Frantically looking for a property to buy in Carcassonne (France). Appointments with estate agents are being made for our one week holiday trip down there this coming September. Looking forward to sample the local products too.

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Germany The refugees’ office had initially expected 450,000 asylum seekers in 2015 but had to revise its forecast to an unprecedented 500,000 people. According to “Der Tagesspiegel” newspaper, unofficial “internal numbers” at BAMF have estimated that Germany will receive as … Continue reading

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On the theme of oldies.

I wish I could find one of those. This one was on display at the race track’s village in Le Mans this year. A beauty.

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Oldies again

Being the first Sunday of the month, there is the usual gathering of old timers in our little town. It is of course almost always the same cars with one exception today. A nice Matra 530. One does not see … Continue reading

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