New bike

Saturday 31. 07. 21 Picked up my new e bike today and am looking forward to riding it around here.

New Cushion cover

Wednesday 28. 07. 21 This beautiful cushion cover arrived from Julia today to celebrate my 80th birthday. Thank you Julia.

Bastille Day

Wednesday 14. 07.21 This evening there was a rock concert and fireworks in the square by the church.

Le Tour de France

Friday 09. 07. 21 Went to Franglais this morning and then rode over to the bridge in Canet where I watched the tour. I was surprised that my French friends showed little interest in the tour and was also surprised at how quickly the peloton passed by!!

Change of pace

Sunday 04. 07. 21 Decided I needed a change so have been playing with watercolours all day. This is one of three that I did today.

Local Colour

Thursday 01. 07. 21 I took this picture of a bougainvillea in Meze today. If it had been a painting no one would believe the colour!

New Clermont

Sunday 27. 06. 21 Another view of contemporary Clermont. I think this is where you pick up your stuff from the HyperU after you have bought it on line.

New Burbs

Saturday 26. 06. 21 This is a small painting of the new housing on the edge of Clermont.

Father’s Day

Sunday 20. 06. 21 This is a photo of myself and Dad taken when I was a toddler. Dad would have been 110 this year!!!


Saturday 19. 06. 21 Had a literary Franglais yesterday with Sandrine and Philippe and discussed two local writers Marie Rouanet from Beziers and Eric Richer who works at the cinema in Clermont. I have ordered both books.