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Spring has arrived in SW France..

{photos taken yesterday by moi, just up the road}

Yesterday we went for a walk and guess what we found?

Lots of beautiful blossom! I could not resist taking some photo's much to the owner of this fabulous driveway's delight - he was very happy for me to snap away.

Wishing you all a very happy and perfumed weekend/

Je vous souhaite à tous un week-end heureux plein de parfum,

Leeann x


  1. Beautiful photos. Blossoms are my favourite spring time flower.

  2. So beautiful, Leann. Some of the trees in our garden are blossoming, too... yay!
    So glad Spring is finally here.

  3. How beautiful! I am looking forward to seeing the season unfold into Summer --- roll on Paris and Provence! x

  4. oh my, this is what I miss every year :(
    luckily I'll catch tree blossoming when I go to Ukraine in a month :)

  5. So lovely to see the blossom, we had snow here in Ireland today.Enjoy the rest of your weekend, Linda

  6. Que bella es la primavera, y sus perfumes! Hace que uno siempre se sienta bien! Un beso, Gloria.

  7. Gorgeous! Please send Spring over to Boston :) I am still looking at snow - yuck! I just found your it! :) xx, MademoiselleMichael

  8. What amazingly beautiful trees Leeann. Did he offer a few large cuttings for you to take home perhaps? I always fancy blossom in a vase, but can never seem to pull it off! Amanda xx


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{fabulous shop in St Emilion, photo taken by moi}
Bonjour from a sunny but chilly SW France,

Hope that you had a nice weekend. We spent yesterday afternoon at a furniture auction but I will tell you more about that later in the week.

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{photo from here}
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