Monthly Archives: April 2011

We’re going to school!

Not long ago we volunteered to help out at Daglan’s Bal Occitan — an evening of folk dancing, which was held to raise money for the local elementary school. My wife Jan served crêpes (for a mere euro per crêpe) … Continue reading

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Taking it slow in Monpazier

I’m not sure exactly where the slow-food movement originated, but I can confirm that it’s reached its pinnacle at the Galerie M. Café in the lovely bastide town of Monpazier, about 30 kilometres south and east of Daglan. Our lunch … Continue reading

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