Tag: Charente

Late Sunflowers

The last day of August saw The Candies heading back to the Charente for an evening wedding party.  It feels like we’ve spent half of our summer in this corner of France and by coincedence, this was the second wedding in this tiny village. Driving in, we passed the beautiful and imposing 15th century Chateau de Chillac and a field…

Candy Knights

It’s high summer and Music Monday at the Etang Vallier Resort Clubhouse… so obviously that means a Disco Diva Dance Party! However, the weather was not playing ball today; France Meteo had issued an Orange Alert for storms and heavy rain starting at around 11:00 pm. After a flurry of emails it was agreed that we would move our party…