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All fruits ripe

With Jamaican Independence Day two days away — “my island in the sun” celebrates 48 years of independence on Friday — I figured I would throw out a little Jamaican saying to tell you how I’m doing.  “All fruits ripe” means everything is just great or all is good.  Yes, all fruits ripe: the sun is […]

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Overture, curtains, lights…

Those who know me well know that I have a song for everything.  Today is no exception.  I’m channeling Loony Tunes right now so if you know the tune you can sing along.  (And yes, I know all the words.)    It’s all about openings and beginnings here in Coustellet.  I’m talking about no greater occasion […]

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Here comes the sun…

(Piglet, you have to know that I was thinking of you when I chose the title for today’s blog.  Yes, another song as inspiration!) Today, the sun decided to make an appearance.  Le papy and I went with D to the Avignon TGV station this morning.  By 8:30 am it was already 19 degrees.  Ah, […]

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In love with the now

I’m watching Shallow Hal right now.  Total mind fluff I know, but sometimes that’s what you need.  I spoke with — and saw — D today courtesy of the internet.  He comes home on Friday and I can’t wait.  I miss him terribly when we’re apart. Anyway, it must have been the presence of Tony […]

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