Monthly Archives: January 2015

Strip the Willow, Daglan-style

It’s a bit nerve-wracking to organize a party for neighbours in Daglan, strictly for linguistic reasons. Since the Greater Daglan Area has so many holiday home owners whose first language isn’t French, how will the party chatter go? The risk … Continue reading


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Our latest New Year health tip

Like many people, you’re probably wondering: “What can I do, as we enter this New Year, to ensure that I’m eating enough citrus fruit?” The good news is that Radio Free Daglan is here to help, with our latest health … Continue reading

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Out of Africa — a twist on my experience with baby wild boars

This is a follow-up to the posting I wrote yesterday, about my experience in coming across an entire family of sangliers, or wild boars, just outside our village of Daglan. Today we leave Europe for Africa, courtesy of our friend … Continue reading

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