Tag Archives: Meilleurs Voeux

Bonne Année and December’s Weather

First, bonne année to everyone. I hope you had an enjoyable and relaxing Christmas. We are having a dry January – no, not the weather, which is the opposite. Rather, we’re not imbibing any alcohol, except the odd glass if … Continue reading

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Five Signs of New Year in France

First, a slightly belated Happy New Year to everyone. I hope you have a happy, healthy and peaceful year. Serial over-indulgence during the festive season followed by self-enforced repose has kept me away from blogging for a few days. But … Continue reading

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Meilleurs Voeux Before the World Ends

When I wrote my post about 10 things to do in 2012 I somehow forgot to mention that the world is scheduled to end this year – on 21st December to be precise. According to proponents of this theory, the … Continue reading

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