October in Normandy is special to us because that's the month, 21 years ago, that we moved into this old house.
|early June 2017|
The Virginia creeper that covers the front of the house is green no longer.
I brought some indoors to display in an antique pewter dish on the hall table.
Hopefully the weather will be kind to us as we'll need to have a garden bonfire before they leave.
There are also plans to empty one or two attics of unwanted
A large white van has been rented, they'll collect it in the morning, to take everything to the dechetterie (recycling).
We're also expecting deliveries of gravel for the driveway and pine bark mulch for the flower beds.
It's going to be a very busy week, hopefully I'll have some photos to share next time.
Although they look pretty harmless some of them might not be so the closest I got was to capture them with my iPhone, they will not be making an appearance in the kitchen!