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A weekend in Oxford

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

We spent the weekend in the Other University town! After work on Friday Tim and I drove our hire van packed with bikes, laptops and several different types of shoes southwards. We arrived at Culham at the end of the day – just in time for a guided tour of the fusion research center. Then […]

Writing, painting and tea parties

Sunday, August 15th, 2010

After days of rain and no waterproof coat due to an unfortunate incident with someone who needed one and my bike panniers, the sun has finally come out for our writer’s group today. Our last meeting at CB2 was very successful in terms of people and amazing literature and today we’re going to try the […]

Gratin Dauphinois

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

K and I spent a very pleasant day. After shopping for some much needed shorts for K, we went to do some web work in Le 5 and found an excuse to eat Gratin Dauphinois – the famous potato dish that comes from this region. It was delicious – Le 5 make it simply and […]

Fireworks in Parc Paul Mistral

Thursday, July 15th, 2010

Last night we went out with K’s work colleagues. We went to eat pizza on Quai de la Perrière which is known locally as Pizza Street due to the proliferation of pizza places there. After consuming a large meal we hurried in a group to Parc Paul Mistral to see the fireworks. The display was […]