Throughout the year they set many individual challenges and now, for July and August only, they have joined forces and come up with..........................
here to see the full story.
Me and Mr. Latour-Marliac
creator of the hybrid water lilies which inspired Charles Monet's garden @ Giverny.
Here’s my 1-20 list …
1 vapour trails or clouds
|wonderful clouds forming over Castelnaud|
2 a horse drawn vehicle
|Horse drawn cart spotted outside a Brocante in Eymet|
|a shady corner, Eymet|
|strimming the potager borders on Bastille Day 2016|
5 something typifying your holiday destination
|blue shutters of Perigord|
|hats on sale, Eymet|
7 ice cream
|ice cream parlour @ Beynac- Roque on the beautiful Dordogne river|
8 kites or balloons - substitute C. G & T cake
"come quickly I am tasting the stars!"
Dom Perignon (quote)
10 ducks, swans or seabirds
|catching ducks, Eymet night market|
11 summer sunrise or sunset
July 18th. 5. 43 am.
St. Marcouf du Rochy sunrise.
12 eating al fresco
guacamole tapas @ Andine
great Peruvian restaurant, Eymet night market
13 somewhere you would only visit when the sun shines - substitute E. just girls.
14 flags or bunting
|outdoor church service in a tent, Trevieres Aug 7th.|
15 summer shoes
my "go to" sandals this year
16 fruit growing, in the garden, on a tree, or in the hedgerow
All that was left of my golden raspberries
this morning after the birds had enjoyed them for breakfast
|Chateau des Milandes, former home of Josephine Baker.|
Castle tea shop & restaurant
Chateau des Milandes.
20 fete, fair or festival
|fun fair, Trevieres, Aug 7th|
A-E Substitutes list
B Anything in your favourite colour
C Something that made you smile
|Gin and Tonic cake with strawberries & ice cream|
E Just girls or Just boys
|two expectant heifers moved into the field next door yesterday|