the atlantic

Well, we managed to break away from the house and this sweet little village for a trip to the SEA~!!  We thought we were going to Royan, but as luck would have it, we landed in a community just north of that (just) called St-Palais-sur-Mer.  We threw the old bikes in the car, packed a … More the atlantic

August: 1655-65; < Latin augustus sacred, grand, akin to augēre to increase

We are rounding up month two here and it is an aptly named month.  Sacred and grand, it has been full of discoveries about ourselves and this place.  Even some new friends. Each weekend in this high season month, there is some kind of event in the park.  such as: When we arrived, they were … More August: 1655-65; < Latin augustus sacred, grand, akin to augēre to increase

Thirsty Walls

Entire weeks have lapsed and we have been working nonstop.  We’ve woken up in the cabin, had our coffee and headed into the village to tackle our list of things to do.  Michael and our dear friend/brother have been knocking down walls, rerouting electrics, ordering wood from the local wood man and generally making it … More Thirsty Walls

Nice

Another sad day in France as an apparent terrorist brought about death and suffering.  The phone started buzzing with texts at 12:30 am our time.  so sad.  We had been in our friend’s house just prior.  We were watching Michael Moore’s latest movie where he goes to various countries and highlights aspects of life in those … More Nice