Category Archives: General blogging

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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President Trump is surrounded by fools

I try to avoid reading anything concerning the moron in chief and the US these days. So depressing and aggravating. I disconnected from Facebook and reduced Twitter news feed to a bare minimum. I nevertheless came across this little gem … Continue reading

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Nostalgy

Does anyone remember those? I am not sure it was available in other countries other than France. Anyway it brings back good and fond memories.  

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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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Birthday present

  I am very pleased with my birthday present despite a couple of facts: It is a US (Texas) company. This means I have defaulted on my new commitment to boycott US products. It is Google powered and I HATE … Continue reading

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A year ago

A year ago today was my first day as a retired person. I have enjoyed every moment of it so far. Rare and far apart are the moments when I think about about work. Usually a nightmare in fact. I … Continue reading

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