French Findings (Page 2)

Life in France is more than foie gras, pinot noir and smelly cheeses. There is French paperwork to speak of one of the evils. In our French Findings we talk of cultural differences, the funny and the sad, what we love about France and some of the weird and wonderful things we have discovered being here.

Come and discover our French Findings…

Why Lovely Lingerie should be worn every day no matter what size, age or activity | PumpjackPiddlewick

I write this, having come in from the garden, sat in my oldest ratty jeans. A pair I wouldn’t be caught dead in public wearing. Add in a loose long sleeve top covered in bits of dirt and the odd leaf. However, underneath all the tatty and smudges is lace.Read More →

Which do you do a scarf or jewelery? Come join us in Discovering French Style at PumpjackPiddlewick

I have never owned much jewelry, but those items I do own are very precious to me. Not for their value, but for their memories. Since living here in France, I have come to realise I rarely wear any of my jewelry any more. Rather, the French scarf have takenRead More →

Have you ever driven in Paris and France at PumpjackPiddlewick Blog

I have been working hard on a blog post about how to save money or clear debt by living on 50 (£ $ €) a week but I was derailed. I had to make not one, but two trips to Paris this week, and since it is only Wednesday, thatRead More →

Have you ever tasted Horse Milk French Chevalait @PumpjackPiddlewick

‘Only in France’ are the words that pop into my mind when I came across Horse Milk (Chevalait) in our local French market. And of course, because I didn’t even know that you could get milk from horses (though, yeah, if you think about it… duh, cows, goats…mares), I hadRead More →