Now is the time of year when we tend to look back, reminisce, take stock and plan for the coming year. For the twelve days of Christmas I will be sharing some memories and some photos of the twelve months of 2012, and looking forward to spending time in Le Grand-Pressigny next year.
Returning home after our Christmas and New Year holiday in France is always depressing, especially with the worst of the winter still to come.
Walking Lulu was a muddy business in January this year. Derbyshire was a very soggy place to be.
One rose was still hanging on in our garden.
And I discovered the magical combination of chocolate and beetroot.