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ITV seeking expats in Languedoc …

By Annette - Wednesday, May 9, 2012 are seeking expats in Languedoc to take part in their “May the Best House Win” programme later this summer. From their Facebook page … “The production team are about to… Read more…

JellyWeek in Languedoc – and across the globe!

By Annette - Monday, January 2, 2012

JellyWeek is inspiring people all over the world and throughout Languedoc to get involved in coworking. So what’s it all about? Does Jelly mean Coworking ?  And does Coworking mean… Read more…

Languedoc Jelly is back! Can you help?

By Annette - Thursday, September 1, 2011

There are two reasons for this post. Firstly, to let you know that after a temporary-break in August Jelly “coworking” events are back … If you are a new visitor… Read more…

Do I really have to wear shoes?!

By Annette - Wednesday, June 15, 2011

I have to go to Birmingham next month. An important conference awaits and I must be there, so off I’ll hop on good old Ryanair for a 72 hour reminder… Read more…

The difference between dogs and dogs

By Annette - Monday, June 6, 2011

I have a dog. In many people’s eyes he is probably not a perfect dog, but he is definitely on the better side of “clean”. And I love him. In… Read more…

What’s the best recipe for a new life in Languedoc?

By Annette - Friday, April 22, 2011

Earlier this week I met a lovely lady called Jennifer. Jennifer is American but has lived in Languedoc about 8 years.  The story of her journey to live here, like… Read more…

Working from home in France?

By Annette - Friday, March 18, 2011

Things have progressed since my post about “Keeping up Appearances“. Quite a lot in fact. I have been researching coworking (or co-working depending on your preference) within Europe and it’s… Read more…

And then it rained

By Annette - Tuesday, March 15, 2011

This will be a short post.  It also breaks one of the unspoken rules of blogging – “Don’t talk about the weather”. But it’s rained.  It’s rained a lot.  Whilst… Read more…

Pipped with Orange [again]

By Annette - Thursday, January 20, 2011

Like most people that live in France, I’ve already had my fair share of problems with This month has been no exception. Don’t get me wrong, I love France,… Read more…

Expat surprise

By Annette - Wednesday, January 12, 2011

There are hundreds of expats here in Hérault.  I confess this realisation came as rather a shock to me. I came to a France to live “the French way”.   Before… Read more…

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