Tag Archives: Cote d’Azur

I’m Back From Summer France 2017. Let’s Start At The Beginning. Shall We?

Hi Everybody!!!  And greetings from….HOME!!!  I’m back in my “office” of the dining room table. Back in my “office”.  Luckily Bonaparte is busy with his work because when he sees this mess he’ll be back speaking in French.  And not … Continue reading

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The Apartment. Dinner With Family. I’m Feeling Rather Local Today.

Sunday, June 26th 2016 Oops!  I was so tired last night that I forgot to write more stuff. On our way back from Menton, we decided to visit the Musée Matisse in Nice.  As luck would have it, we arrived … Continue reading

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Did I “Menton” How Great France “Eze”?

Saturday, June 25, 2016 Note to self.  Please stop drinking water from the tap whenever you travel.  Your stomach gets “weird” whenever you are far away from home. I mean it.  My stomach was killing me last night. And when … Continue reading

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Do You Know The Way To St. Tropez?

Thursday, June 23, 2016  6:15 AM and waking up to clear skies!  Today we are going to St. Tropez. It will be the first of two visits.  We’re going next week to visit Bonaparte’s dad but today we are going … Continue reading

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On The Abbaye Road…

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 I woke up at 6:30 AM today while Bonaparte slept soundly.  Apparently between 6:30 and 7:00 AM is the only window of time where I can get Wi-Fi on my iPhone. In addition, I received a … Continue reading

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Summer Has Arrived in France!

Monday, June 20, 2016. Today is the first day of summer. I should be jumping for joy because the weather is gloriously beautiful. But after today, the days become shorter. And shorter. Am I the only one out there who … Continue reading

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Back in the d’Azur Groove! (Sing it Loud)!

Saturday, June 18th It is, once again, a pleasure to wake up with the doors that lead from the bedroom to the terrace wide open and to greet the sun with a smile and a spray tan that hasn’t faded! … Continue reading

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How I Prepare for the Cote d’Azur!

In three weeks Bonaparte and I will be off to the Mediterranean shores of France.  While I am looking forward to our trip, I’m also a bit less excited than usual because we won’t be in Paris this time around. … Continue reading

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Mais j’ai une cause! An Effort to Save a Little Gem of a Restaurant!

On this bright Tuesday, I have to tell you this story. It’s about this incredible little hidden gem of a restaurant on the beach l’Aiguille in Theoule-Sur-Mer on the Cote d’Azur… Take a good look at the beach. To the … Continue reading

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