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Tomorrow the girls are going shopping....

{the fabulous and UNNESCO classified city of Bordeaux}

Yes that is right girls Mr FF is unchaining me from the kitchen. Lucky, lucky moi is going to the fabulous city of Bordeaux, with a fabulous friend, who is the owner of a gorgeous gift shop in the village in which we live.

We are going to see a few suppliers, have lunch and shop, I cannot wait!

Look out Bordeaux, the girls are coming shopping......

L x


  1. Sounds like trouble Leeann....the very best kind, xv.

  2. I've never been there but it's one of the cities I hope to visit soon. France is wonderful everywhere. So far it has never disappointed me. I so love to discover it.
    Hugs, Zaira

  3. Enjoy it...I love Bordesaux and the current maire has done wonders...Last i was there(October) I had the time to do a little shopping and stop by my favorite chocolate store by the Grand Theatre....Will be back there in May and hope to take my mom the The Source de Caudalie spa... a must if you have not been there yet...even just for the best lunch you will ever have.Francine

  4. hmmm does sound like trouble, what an event, I am sure you will have so much fun. I am opening a shop here in Twizel (middle earth!!) so I know how much fun you will have!

  5. Oh sounds like wonderful fun Leeann, have a great day shopping and having lunch!


  6. Oooooh weeeeee....Im so jealous...have fun running a muck :) x

  7. Oh you lucky lucky lady Leeann!! Hope you share some of your purchases:) ENJOY ~ Tina x

  8. I am sure you will have such a wonderful time Leeann - enjoy! XX

  9. Ooooh I would go just to hold your packages for you while I gaze at that amazing architecture! Have fun Leeann! ~Lili

  10. You are so lucky! I am so happy I found your blog!
    Take Care,
    Your pictures are beautiful!

  11. Sounds soooo Fabulously French ;) Bordeaux has been suggested by a few bloggers as a wonderful place to visit. Have fun shopping!

  12. Lucky girls!
    I cant imagine you being chained to the kitchen ... well, you have a great man there, releasing you for the day!!! Hehehe ...


  13. Oh please can I come too?? I promise to behave!!

  14. Don't eat too many cannellés now will you ;-) Have a Fabulous time in Bordeaux dearie - visit a few of the châteaux if you can while you're there...


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