Pic du Midi d'Arrens in winter

Images of France: Hautes Pyrénées

This week we take you on a guided tour of the Hautes Pyrénées, and high they are in altitude and in emotion. As you might have guessed this return to this particular part of the Pyrénées after over 40 years has special meaning.

Toulouse along the Garonne

Images of France: Toulouse

For the last week of 2017 we are in Toulouse, where my sister Véronique et husband Didier live. We had joyful Christmas celebrations at their home with 15 of us reunited, a rare occasion.

Bound for France

Tomorrow we are catching a plane to France, to be with my Dad for three weeks. We will spend some time in Normandy and Brittany. It will be a family affair, with the opportunity to explore the countryside together. 

October One Four Challenge – Week Four

This is the final week in the October One Four Challenge, a photo processing project hosted by Robyn Gosby at Captivate Me.  Although this is my last interpretation on the subject of grief, I wish it was the end of our sorrow.  We all know that we will never stop missing those who leave a…

October One Four Challenge – Week One

It is the start of a new month for the One Four Challenge hosted by Robyn Gosby at Captivate Me.  For October, I am focusing on a painful subject: grief.  My Mum died on 30 August, two days after her 86th birthday.  Her passing was sudden, devastating and without mercy.  I spent the next several…