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The Chronicles of Nanna

The Chronicles of Nanna

Wisdom Learned

November 3, 2012 by Nannysoo

Having just spent some time in the UK with the family and especially our new Great grandson, I have been thinking more and more of the generations past. I was… Read more…

Categories: Generations

Naughty Thoughts

September 2, 2012 by Nannysoo

Well, the last few weeks have been taken up with the arrangements for our trip to the UK. We have installed the new window shutters on the ground floor for… Read more…

Categories: Life in General

Give and Take

August 14, 2012 by Nannysoo

The day started early today as I was woken with a start. Our neighbour Jean-Pierre had started work early in his garden to avoid the heat of the day and… Read more…

Categories: Generations

Little Hiccups

July 29, 2012 by Nannysoo

Our first task on arriving here in France, was to make the house weatherproof, so we set to and started to replace the windows. As we removed the very old… Read more…

Categories: Sods Law

In it for the Short Haul.

July 17, 2012 by Nannysoo

When I became a Great Grandmother at the tender age of 62 I was not altogether happy, after all I consider myself to be a youngster and not ready for… Read more…

Categories: Life in General

Spacial Awareness

June 24, 2012 by Nannysoo

It is a commonly held belief  that women are good at certain things and men specialise in other areas. Take the simple process of folding a map back into its… Read more…

Categories: Generations

Nothing is ever simple.

June 8, 2012 by Nannysoo

Here I sit surrounded by rubble and things will only get worse before they get better. This morning my husband was all set to paint the interior of the new… Read more…

Categories: Life in General, Sods Law

Goodbye, Simba

June 2, 2012 by Nannysoo

In my last post I described how my little Pomeranian guarded his territory with the strength of a lion. Sad to say that Simba died this morning after a very… Read more…

Categories: Dogs

My Lionheart

May 20, 2012 by Nannysoo

My little piece of central France is patrolled and guarded by a very fierce attack dog called Simba. Named after the lion in the Jungle Book, he is bold and… Read more…

Categories: Dogs, Life in General

If you want God to laugh…

May 17, 2012 by Nannysoo

Oh, how true is the saying “If you want God to laugh, tell him your plans”. I think that I was around ten years old when I first realised that… Read more…