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Baby it's cold outside.....

{Maison No. 20 letterbox sprinkled with snow}

This morning we woke up to find everything covered in a fabulous blanket of snow.

It is still snowing and the forecast is for snow most of the day.

I love snow/J'aime la neige......

L x


  1. We have 10cm of snow here too and it's still going. YIPPPPPEEEEE. Enough food in the freezer for weeks! Only problem if the electricity is cut (as in Provence) will be no blogging access. Youhouououou - off for a run!!

  2. I love the photo of the letterbox, all we have here are those ginormous blue boxes that are just plain ugly.
    It's cold here too, so let's make the best of it and catch up on indoor blogging!!

  3. oohh, so wish I was there rather than here in the horrible heat.
    enjoy the snow & smile ♥

  4. we're hunkered down here in the midwest ... however, I'm hitting an indoor flea market toady with a friend long cabin fever!

  5. Moi aussi!!

    I like it when it's fresh though, not later when it gets muddy, slushy and uhm....yellow. Ewwww

  6. Lovely to look at! Weird weather here in Carmel. Some 80 degree days, and very cold evenings. Miss the pretty white stuff back East.


  7. Oh it does look beautiful doesn't it ?
    We are meant to be having more snow tonight here in the U.K..
    Do you know that it was -22C in some parts of the U.K ? That was colder than Scandanavia. My heating bill is going to be MASSIVE !! XXXX

  8. Oooooh I love that it's called a letterbox . . . so much more elegant than what we call it here! From now on, I think I'll refer to ours that way! Snow IS awesome, I agree.

  9. Lots of snow here, too! I LOVE LOVE, LOVE it! My children have only been in school 1 day since December 17 due to snow! Who doesn't LOVE a snow day?! Thank you for your hospitality while I visited your blog. You'll be welcome at mine, as well. Stop by anytime!
    Stacy Mayer

  10. Wow, what a contrast to our stinkin' hot, humid Aussie summer. I'd rather be snuggled up at Maison 20, sipping hot chocolate! A-M xx

  11. We have snow too and terribly cold temperatures. You face freezes when you go outside. Finished with winter!

    Today I blogged about the lingerie bag that I won in your giveaway,however I goofed somehow when linking to you. Sorry : (

  12. It's snowing here in Atlanta as well. So much fun... I have been cooped up, which provides a great opportunity to do things I have been putting off. I did some paintings, set up an Esty store, and made a new giveaway... All things I couldn't find time for before the snow!

  13. I can't think of a better way to enjoy snow than while in France :) Enjoy the beauty while it lasts!

  14. I too love the snow, I'm off to browse in your shop now ...Love LUCEY XX

  15. That is a great photo of the snow
    on the mail box. I love the snow it's that darn ice that spooks me.
    Take care
    watch out for ice.

  16. I love pretty pictures like these...

  17. What a lovely dusting of white, Leeann. Keep warm.

  18. And it's oh so very hot here! I can think of nothing lovelier than to walk out the door at Maison No. 20 and stroll up that gorgeous street. Enjoy the snow. Leigh

  19. Everything looks lovely with a fresh coating of snow. I have only been to France in the summer. I just love your blog.
    Thanks for sharing. I love all things french.


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