A miscellany of photos:
The top photo was taken yesterday afternoon on our way back from le Blanc. Just outside Tournon St Martin this farmer had managed to set his baler (and much of his straw field) alight.
The second photo is my legs. On Tuesday we bought an échafaudage at BricoDepot to help me reach unfeasible heights. Unfeasible, but I needed unnerving, so it was back up the extension ladder to really finish the job.
The third photo is of fruit boxes. Jus and Debs are English, spent most of last year living in Canberra, and own a house in Preuilly. In the grenier of their Preuilly house is a vast collection of fruit boxes they have offered to us for storing apples. On Wednesday they delivered a couple of stacks of boxes and stayed for a cherry juice.
Come and See the Sunflowers - In only a few weeks time it will be sunflower season again in the Loire Valley. The farmers sow them in May and harvest them in September. In between, for ...