A new Barefoot Blogger friend is moving to Uzes and wants some expat tips. Just like me, she’s tossing away most of her worldly possessions in the US and she’s starting all over in France. There are a few things I learned my first year here that seem […]
This time of year in Provence brings out my very favorite colors in the crayon box.
It’s more than a dream come true. It’s pure heaven.
There’s a bit of music and, of course, tango dancing at the Mairie (town hall)
It’s market day!
If you don’t already have your bags packed, here are a few things you’ll surely miss staying at home.
Nancy McGee, a gourmet guru, will be adding some culture to my blog, starting off with “Cheese Etiquette.”
No matter how many times I visit the villages near Uzes, I find something new and irresistible.
Christmas in the beautiful village of Uzes, France.
Mon fils is visiting me in Uzes. Nothing could make me happier than to show him the sights and to introduce him to my new friends.
When I learned my hometown friend, whom I hadn’t seen in 40 years, was coming to visit me in Uzes, right away I started planning her trip. One that we’d both enjoy.
L’isle Sur la Sorgue is now one of my “best favorite places”to visit and to show off to guests who want to wander through Provence
Just tell me there’s a bullfight close to Uzes and I’m there. As usual, there’s always a party going on that makes the corrida even more fun.
As published in France Today There’s a dress shop in the village square of my adopted home in France where finding what’s new in fall fashions takes you back a century or two. A visit to the store reminds you of rummaging through your grandmother’s closet, or uncovering […]
Here are some of the sights that are typical — and some not so likely — this time of year. The scene: the center of the village — the Place des Herbes.
Nothing compares with the Saturday or Wednesday markets in Uzes. Yet these Tuesday events, clearly for tourists, have the added attraction of a nighttime ambiance in the Place des Duche.
A return to the Romance Era of French fashion is not a dream. It is alive and more appealing than ever for summer. Thanks to L’Atelier des Ours in Uzes, France for the inspiration for this post on Bohemian Chic style.
The first day out on the road with “Sally” needs a bit more of an explanation than was offered in the previous post. You see, nothing about my new life in France is as easy as it seems. As you may remember from this summer’s blogs, my friend […]
First friends in Uzes, France