Pink Lady apple harvest

Did I virtually pack my pink mac* the moment I was invited to the Pink Lady apple orchard in Avignon? Yeah I did.  And was I absolutely delighted when I clamped eyes, like soulmates across a crowded room, on this pink beret* in Glasgow airport?  Yeah I was.  What can I say…  I love a theme.  I am that girl. And…
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A girls weekend in Fayence, France

A photo diary of a weekend in the most beautifully French villa, Les Terraces, just outside Fayence with the most wonderful group of girls. This was in fact a hen weekend but not as we know them…  Yes, there were games of pass the parcel and guess the knickers and an illuminating Mr & Mrs quiz but mostly this was…
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Château la Sauvageonne

Just imagine this chateau perched high on an ancient volcanic hill overlooking rolling hills loaded with grapevines.  Imagine tasting the most incredible rainbow salad of local tomatoes, washed down with a glass of Château la Sauvageonne red.  Imagine floating through the villa and out to the pool and dipping a toe into that water just taking in that view… Welcome to my…
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Photo diary – Harvest with Air France

When the Air France invite to the Gerard Bertrand harvest celebration in Narbonne arrived, my eyes glazed over a little…  for France, you see, is my probably my most favourite country in the whole wide world and being whisked away for a weekend there with one of my very best friends was almost too good to be true.  It was only…
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Les Sources de Caudalie, Bordeaux

One night in the Bordeaux countryside.  And if I could have stretched that one night into a week I would have believe me, but that one night alone at Les Sources de Caudalie was pure bliss…  We flew from Edinburgh to Bordeaux direct and hired a tiny car to nip around.  After two nights south in Biarritz we were back…
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