Covid complications causing concerns

Martin and Nadine haven’t been to France since January, and Covid complications certainly are an issue and a constant worry. It seems sorting out a ferry crossing isn’t the only hurdle. Is it better to go or to cancel?

Requirements for driving in France – Breath Test Kits

On 1st July 2012, a law was introduced in France: all drivers had to carry a breath test kit in their car. Find out why and if or how that law was implemented. Read more about the driving requirements in France.

Kouign-amann vs Lardy cake

Kouign-amann is a beautiful, buttery, traditional Breton cake. During the current lockdown, unable to travel to Brittany, we have found an alternative: the British lardy cake. Read on.

Exporting a UK-bought LHD car to France

Is it possible or indeed practical to buy a LHD car in the UK, originally registered in Poland, and then import it to France? Are there guidelines to be followed?

Driving in France

In recent years, travelling across to the continent and driving in France has become increasingly easy for Brits, but there are laws and regulations to bear in mind while driving abroad.

Tag: christmas

My craft ideas are treated with amusement and skepticism

My craft ideas are treated with amusement and skepticism

For the past eight weeks every Saturday morning I have joined the Reminiac women in the village hall and we have been making things to sell at the Christmas fete. The Christmas fete is next Saturday and yesterday started canvases were quickly finished painted wooden key rings varnished, candle holders tweaked and prices were agreed and labels made

What is it that the French find amusing about Nicola’s Christmas crafty ideas? Read on to find out…