avatarLuc Arbogast of The Voice in Christmas concert at L’Eglise de la Madeleine

With his unique voice Luc Arbogast will be back to sing in L’Eglise de la Madeleine the 21st and 22nd December. Reserve your places quickly as his last concerts were a sell-out!

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avatarThe Swimming Pool – Building Work Can Start at Last!

As you know we’ve been talking about putting in a swimming-pool for years and at last we’ve received the planning go-ahead! We’re going to build it ourselves, so watch this space for news of how it progresses. We can’t yet … Continue reading

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avatarThe Potager in Full Summer

Many thanks to Charlotte and Michael Stolp for this lovely photo of the chateau taken from the vegetable garden last week.

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avatarBon voyage Nick and Shona!

It was lovely to see you both here again. Great car!

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avatarSpring At Last!

After 3 months of ghastly weather, the sun has come out in force and Nature is rapidly catching up on lost time. The daffodils can finally stand up (no snow), our Florida turtle has come out of her winter hiding … Continue reading

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avatarProgress At Last! Thank you Sarah and Tamar!

By popular request here is  photo of myself and Bolivia, my 7 year old dressage horse (KWPN 7 years old by Don Kennedy (Donnerhall)) doing a reasonable walk pirouette. Many thanks to Sarah Casanova my trainer and Tamar my Alexander … Continue reading

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avatarHAPPY NEW YEAR!

Bruno, William and Diana wish a Very Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year to All! A big THANK YOU to Martha Kolodziej who created this wonderful painting of the Château for Bruno and to the Wasinta Family and friends who … Continue reading

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avatarCongratulations Sonia and Laurent!

Congratulations to Laurent and Sonia who were married last Saturday and celebrated here at the chateau with 20 family and friends. The menu included a trio of home made foie gras with fig chutney, scallops with leeks and cepes (from … Continue reading

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avatarA Taste of Normandy

If you need a Christmas present idea for someone who understands French look out for “A Table! en Normandie” a mouthwatering cookery book by Marie Le  Goaziou and Franck Schmitt published by  Éditions Ouest France. Featuring over 100 beautifully illustrated … Continue reading

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avatarThings to do In November

If you’re tired of hiking and cycling around the hundred’s of kilometres of walks and ways around the area, rendez-vous on the local tourist office web site for information about things to do in November – unfortunately in French only  … Continue reading

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