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Haiti - Maxine is grasping her second chance
Tuesday, January 17, 2012     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! When the earthquake struck Port-au-Prince on 12th January 2010, Maxine's brand new restaurant collapsed on her. She was stuck for hours underneath, until a former colleague, who had heard what was happening, helped ... Read more
My Sunday in Port-au-Prince
Monday, January 16, 2012     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! My Sunday started with these views over the hills, from my friend Magda's house. ... Read more
A walk around Ecouen, my local castle
Sunday, January 08, 2012     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! Impossible to go on a hike today: my sprained ankle isn't cooperating. I really hope it will heal before I fly to NYC on Friday, and then Haiti on Saturday. So, I decided to be sensible and go on a short walk i... Read more
The last hike of the year!
Friday, December 30, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! I was so happy this morning to see the sun shining! Quick, quick, I got ready and off I drove to Hédouville, a charming little village North of Paris, in the Eastern Vexin area. When I got there, the sun had disappe... Read more
A walk in Paris by a sunny afternoon
Monday, December 26, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! I hadn't planned to do a blog about my walk today, but as I came back tonight, I thought you might enjoy looking at a few photos from Paris. :) ... Read more
Holly, ivy, berries… my lovely Christmas hike!
Saturday, December 24, 2011     

Joyeux Noël dear Sparkfriends! For my hike today through the woods… … the meadows… ... Read more
My Sunday walk around Christmassy Paris
Monday, December 19, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! My walk around Christmassy Paris yesterday started with a church called Saint-Joseph l'Artisan, not far away from the 'Gare du Nord' station where my train arrives from the suburb. ... Read more
A perfect day for hiking... so happy to be back in the countryside!!!
Saturday, December 17, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! Walks are lovely. Discovering a big or small city is really nice. But, honestly, friends, NOTHING can beat a hike. I have missed my hikes!!! (The last time I could have gone on a hike, the weather was so dreadful I ... Read more
My Christmas in London
Monday, December 12, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! I hope you love Christmas decorations, because this blog will be full of them! (You can also see other ones in my last two blogs about my visit to London...) Christmas in London for me is stylish and tasteful,... Read more
Three London markets not to be missed!
Sunday, December 11, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! As promised in my Little Venice blog yesterday, here is a blog about markets in London! I had been to two of the three in this blog already, and I can say I LOVE them and the beautiful products they sell... BOR... Read more
Discovering Little Venice in London
Saturday, December 10, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! Today was a gorgeous day in London (yes, I could be renamed 'ClaireinLondon' this week!), and my friend Liz, who lives in London, had prepared an exciting walk for us... ... Read more
Excited! (But it might surprise you...)
Monday, December 05, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! A few weeks ago, I told you in my status that I had been invited to go back to a place in the world that I love. In a little more than one month’s time... I’ll be on my way. I’ll be going back to Haiti. I am no... Read more
Walking in the rain around Montmartre
Saturday, December 03, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! It was raining in Paris today, and it felt cold. So I decided to go for a walk in the city rather than a hike in the countryside. I had been to Montmartre lately and thought I should go back to blog about it... so i... Read more
French dinner, scented roses, a transformation and a jazz concert... my beautiful birthday!
Wednesday, November 30, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! As you know, I have taken a whole week off to celebrate my birthday!!! It isn't even a 'big' birthday... :) but it is always nice to have special times, isn't it? So, apart from all the wonderful walks and tim... Read more
My birthday walk in the Marais quarter
Tuesday, November 29, 2011     

Hello dear Sparkfriends! Yesterday, my friend Liz and I went to Paris for a walk around the Marais quarter. It started outside the Hôtel de Ville (Town Hall)... ... Read more

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