Planet Money on the Pentes

Planet Money on the Pentes

Jamie was off at fencing this morning and Cécile was back to work so I had a little time free to fit in a run. As I’m still getting into things I was only looking to get in a nice 10K loop or so, and as long as I fit in a little climbing I would be happy. I...
Rain is a Good Thing

Rain is a Good Thing

I’ve been watching a couple of episodes of the Netflix series The Ranch and, as well as highlighting a little more Ashton’s Kutcher’s range, it also includes a string of great country music songs, few of which I have been familiar with. One from the...
Boxing Day Dinner

Boxing Day Dinner

It’s been a day spent traveling, getting organized (well, reorganized) back in Lyon, and then getting prepared for the Christmas Dinner that we are having today, on Boxing Day. So what am I putting on the menu for tonight? We’ve got a few little flavored...
Danizy and Achery

Danizy and Achery

Merry Christmas! Today is the day for waking up at the crack of dawn, opening presents, and then having a late breakfast…unless you are in the north of France. Here we open the presents and eat a huge dinner on Christmas Eve and, come Christmas Day, sleep in...
Picardie Villages

Picardie Villages

We’re up in Picardie for a couple of days celebrating Christmas with Cécile’s family before shooting back to Lyon to collect Jamie for Christmas Part II: Electric Boogaloo. I didn’t bring my running gear this time as I am spending a couple of days...