We did manage a
We started the year with a break in beautiful Valencia
Followed by a visit from Nicole and Tom and one of the first vide-greniers of the year.
We tried to increase our exercise with a couple of walks and using out bikes (it didn't last long!)
We had a day or two playing golf...
..before getting down to some preparation for our summer season.
We have done a spot of wine tasting at the Maison des Vignerons
The next lesson....
We have been to a couple of music events arranged by
First a soiree New Orleans with Dale Blade
Our usual round-up of wildlife
Our new chickens...Lemon Cuckoo Orpintons, Welsummers (which lay the greeny-brown eggs below) and a little brown hen.
Family news next - Alex (standing next to Noel Gallagher at a recent football match, pictured in the Daily Mirror) announced his engagement to the lovely Sarah. Congratulations, can't wait to buy a new hat!