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Today I am up a ladder cleaning windows.

Aujourd'hui, je suis sur une échelle pour le nettoyage des fenêtres.

But I wish that I was sitting pretty drinking tea with a macaron (or two).

Mais je prefererai etre assise ainsi, à boire du thé avec un macaron (ou deux).

Maybe tomorrow....peut-être demain..

Leeann x

p.s. spent the day hunting for tresors yesterday, we found a few, will show you tomorrow!

.....both photos from the fabulous Rodney smith.....


  1. Oh I can't wait to see - soon you will be able to sit back and view your hard work :) tea and macaron in hand x

  2. I can't wait to see your treasures.

  3. macarons and tea! how inspiring. :) btw, those are fabulous pictures!

  4. This is one of the most beautiful black dresses I have ever seen - so lovely!

  5. Came across your blog just "par hazard" - love it ! It's calming and nice and makes me want to be in France. Are you initially from North America - I love the way you switch back and forth between english and french. Merci - je reviendra!

  6. Hi Leeann,

    Window cleaning is always a job that is great once you have done it.
    Must be a hard job with the upstairs windows at your house.
    Many thanks for the kind birthday message you sent.
    I look forward to seeing the treasures you got.

    Happy week

  7. I think cleaning would be so much more fun if I was in a beautiful dress!

    Pretty pictures,

  8. Great photos and a very nice Blog, I'm adding you to my list


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