Paris in the Rearview

© Sue Schlabach

It is the day after a longest day. A day of traversing timezones and crossing continents and oceans. So here I am in my own timezone feeling a little like I’ve been run over by a car. Nothing another cup of tea won’t cure. And a few more nights of sleep.

My body could also be going through butter withdrawal. Or cured meat overload. Or post-paté panic.

Only a few days ago the skies of Paris shone kindly on us after days of rain. We wandered from the top of the city at Sacre Coeur to the river banks of the Seine.

© Sue Schlabach

It’s a world away, but still fresh in mind (and belly). But it’s good to be home with the grass greening, leaves unfurling, and the fresh bloom of violets sprinkled through the lawn.

I didn’t expect the violets.

© Sue Schlabach

8 Comments

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Sue Adamreply
April 30, 2012 at 9:11 am

Welcome home……

129twigandvinereply
April 30, 2012 at 4:36 pm
– In reply to: Sue Adam

Thanks, Sue! See you in June! Can’t wait.

Erinreply
April 30, 2012 at 10:53 am

Yes, Welcome home Sue. We’ve been thinking of you while you were away.

129twigandvinereply
April 30, 2012 at 4:35 pm
– In reply to: Erin

Thanks, dear Erin. Good to go, and great to come home too. xox

Brittareply
April 30, 2012 at 11:59 am

So nice to have an insight in your Paris trip, Sue. Is this the bottle from {Tombées du camion} ? It was so wonderful to have you here. Hope to see you soon again in Paris… xo, Britta

129twigandvinereply
April 30, 2012 at 4:36 pm
– In reply to: Britta

Yes! The bottle is from Tombées du Camion. *sigh* what a fun shop.

Rachaelreply
May 1, 2012 at 10:57 am

Love that last picture. Gorgeous.

129twigandvinereply
May 1, 2012 at 11:19 am
– In reply to: Rachael

Thanks Rachael!

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