Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreign – Post Cards and Maps

“Don’t Forget to Send me a Post Card”……. without fail, I would always ask my friends when off to foreign lands, to pop a card in the post to me – the more weird the better. Well, that was in the good old days of the 1970’s and 1980’s. Now we have the internet and…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Growth Tomatoes in SW France

Why can’t I grow tomatoes like this! Now you won’t find tomatoes like these in the supermarket! My neighbor Maurice, a spritely 82-year-old,  grew these in his vegetable garden across the road from our house deep in the heart of the countryside here in South West France. One of the advantages of living in South…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside – The Old Suitcase

I love the flea markets that are in our region of South West France during the summer months. I found this battered old suitcase at one of them the other week. What a surprise  when I opened it up and found inside…….. All these books! I just couldn’t resist – especially as the price was…