Author Archives: JJS

Twitter

I have spent a couple of hours last evening “un-following” anything to do with the news from the US. I cannot stand this vile bullshit anymore. It does not matter if it is Dems or Rep. I am now starting … Continue reading

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Booked

Flights are booked and therefore I shall be in the Hannover area second week of December. Xmas shopping will be in order I guess.

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Souvenirs

I am still attempting to digitalise my old photos and to classify all my pics. I just came across some when I was in the army in in the 27eme Bataillon de Chasseurs Alpins based in Annecy. That is more … Continue reading

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October

October is upon us. Where did September go? The fact that I spent 2 weeks in Corsica and that within 48 hours of returning 4 friends (who were expected) turned up for the week. As soon as they left, the … Continue reading

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Tasting

Excellent article from my friend Bob on their blog “Lets live in France”. I attended the “FĂȘte de la Gastronomie” in Carcassonne the other day and it was certainly very pleasant as Bob describes. The event is organised by my … Continue reading

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24H

Actively planning Le Mans 24 Hours 2019. It will be the 50th year anniversary of my first trip there.

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Diabetes

Continuous problems with the Abbott Freestyle Libre (glucose monitoring system) as I have already reported. There is a pattern developing which I am monitoring. It appears that after 10 days out of the 14 the sensor should last, and when … Continue reading

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