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A marriage and babies

May 2016 Bonjour mes amies. A marriage, babies, the spa, chickens, a veterinary reunion. A busy 2016! Apologies to all for such a long delay since the last round robin, but one has had a rather busy few months, what with holidays, engagements, pregnancies and finding it harder to keep fit, mind you cutting French … Continue reading »

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Summer Edition

Bonjour mes Amies.  Round Robin Summer edition. 2014. Undercarriage failure, Sardinia, Shipman’s overdose and Colin’s syringe. Buzz, one of our long standing friends arrived here for a well-earned weeks rest. Exhausted from creating five star menus for the Lord and lady of Hagley Hall, and too many Indian weddings for 1000 guests, found it difficult … Continue reading »

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L’Hopital a St Blaise!

A very first in the Speer household has put me into a state of shock. JS has not only found the ironing board and the iron, he has started and almost finished the ironing. I can only put this down to the fact that after going through every test, up every orifice, and coming through … Continue reading »

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Hudson

Mr Shipman did not take a hand in this!! Last week Hudson, our beloved, but certainly scatterbrained, spaniel decided to take himself off the estate and seek out an amount extraordinaire of rat poison. Having gobbled up as much he thought his tummy could take he then felt distinctly poorly. Shipman immediately came into his … Continue reading »

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A hole in one

The lads from Derry AND a hole in one… Played golf today at the Golf and country Club Saint Donut, Grasse (pronounced donarrr not donut, you know the one with the hole), and I know I am prone to exaggerate but just sometimes my tales are true. I actually got a hole in one at … Continue reading »

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