Author Archives: JJS

Saint Nicholas

First day / evening back in Germany.. Found my friends in the pub.

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Autoroute

Off to Toulouse airport tomorrow morning, so I am checking the motorway web cams to see if there are any blockage which would mean taking alternative routes. Everything seems to be fine at the moment. Will check again before I … Continue reading

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Wordpress Test

I mainly use WordPress for writing my Blogs.  They are just introducing a new editor which I am testing. This in fact is my 1st entry with it. They are introducing so-called “Blocks” which I do not understand yet. All … Continue reading

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December

The last month of the year is already upon us. Where I live in the south of France, there is little chance of snow. Saying that the Pyrenees mountains are just round the corner and we can see the snow … Continue reading

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P5

My friend C is ensuring that his Rover P5 will be fit and sparkling for our trip next June to the Le Mans 24h. The P5 was also known as “the poor man’s Rolls Royce”. Happy mechanic

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Apple Mojave

Decided to upgrade my MacBook Air last night since I was getting messages I should do that. It did not go exactly according to plan. Not only the connection slowed down like crazy which I put down to the amount … Continue reading

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Gilets jaunes

I cannot stand the current “yellow jackets” (Gilets Jaunes) which started a couple of weeks ago. They are basically hindering my way and being a nuisance to the majority of citizens. Some roads have been blocked for a few days … Continue reading

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