Autumn is my favorite time of year in Uzes
“What if there is an emergency?”
When the Barefoot Blogger decided to run off to France, I learned the hard way how to do some of the basics. Here are some expat moving tips for France.
Market day is my favorite time to visit new places in France.
Some of the simplest things in France are the most unusual and most complicated.
There’s another dimension to the experience.
Some of it isn’t my fault
Traveling abroad with pets
As the French say, it’s “très chaude” in Uzes.
After a few times driving to shopping areas in Nimes, I’m beginning to know my way around.
Today started out early for me … like 5:30am to put together the last bit of packing. Admittedly, I’m not the best at packing light. Visits back and forth to France include shipping a few boxes by Fedex. It’s down to three 16″x20″ cartons each way. My […]
I’ve had a wonderful time in the U.S. with family and friends; and now it is time to continue my life-changing adventure in the south of France.
The “friends and family” tour through the Carolinas continues. Here are some of my favorite sights!
Just an hour down the road from Uzes, near Montpelier, is the beach resort La Grande-Motte. At first glance, it’s a bit like seeing a piece of contemporary furniture among French antiques.
When I was giving hints about moving to France and getting rid of stuff, the rest of the story hadn’t played out.
By now you know that some of the Barefoot Blogger’s favorite people in France are artists.
For all those ‘doubters’ out there who think the Barefoot Blogger will never learn French, here’s news.
“Why Did the Barefoot Blogger Move to France?” It’s time to answer a most-frequently-asked question: “Why did you move to France?” “Because I could” That might sound like a smug answer, and I don’t mean it to be taken that way. Yet it’s true. I’m healthy, my children […]
The French love bandes dessinées — drawn cartoons. We may call them “funnies” in the States but here they take the art form quite seriously.
There are a few musical events in my life that I will always remember. The concert with Stacey Kent in the Cour du Duche last night is high on the list.