Congrats France on the World Cup Win

Congrats France on the World Cup Win

Congrats France on winning the World Cup yesterday and with the country gone slightly crazy last night this seems highly appropriate today ๐Ÿ™‚ Of course it does require a small bit of understanding of French but I think I’d this much covered for the Leaving Cert...
Nantes est un chantier

Nantes est un chantier

Walking home the other day and you get the weirdest ideas. There’s construction work going on everywhere. The tram for me is cut in the evenings and also slows down as it’s passing the various construction sites. The station / gare has construction going...
How is your delicious wife?

How is your delicious wife?

This really makes me laugh ๐Ÿ™‚ Macron thanks Australian leader’s ‘delicious wife’ We all make mistakes with other languages well I know I do ๐Ÿ˜€ I’m not actually sure if it has been in the media in France because … I don’t actually...
Monday Lisa

Monday Lisa

Morning everyone, it feels a bit like this today for me. Monday Lisa! Is it a jour pont (Bridge day where places take it off so they can have an extra long weekend between the bank holiday and the weekend) where you are or are you working? Charlotte is home and...
Vide Grenier at NDDL cancelled

Vide Grenier at NDDL cancelled

I’m back with more breaking news again to inform you that yes the Vide Grenier at Notre Dames des Landes this Sunday has been cancelled. No ZAD, tear gas, petrol bombs, riot shields, batons, and riot police for you so I guess!...
Foil Arms & Hog St. Patrick’s Day

Foil Arms & Hog St. Patrick’s Day

I know it’s late but have a little bit of Irish humour to celebrate St. Patrick’s / Paddy’s Day with some Foil Arms & Hog. Funnily I was actually involved in a conversation the other night about the originsย  of St. Patrick and a load of other...
Funny France vs England Rugby Adverts

Funny France vs England Rugby Adverts

Every year I find myself posting up this advert as it always makes me laugh. While I’m not a huge sports fan I do love watching Ireland play in the rugby. If you’re around town the matches will be shown at most of the Irish pubs (and there are quite a few...
UK Immigration Test

UK Immigration Test

If you don’t know them Foil Arms & Hog are an Irish Sketch group who have been touring over the last eight or so years. For me they represent Irish humour at it’s best. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on...